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Private William Edward Bailey

Army Number : 117636

Battalion : 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born at Derby. Son of Frank and Mary Helen Bailey, of Home Farm, Foremarke, Milton, Derbyshire. He was a cowman at Oak Farm, Littleover, Derbyshire prior to enlisting 30th November 1916 at Derby. He was killed in action, 8th October 1918, aged 19, in the attacks on Dune Hill Copse and Dune Mill, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension, France. Plot 6. Row A. Grave 1.