We remember George Washington Bailey

We remember George Washington Bailey

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Jamaica Source:8829292 1889
1915
dates Age 26 Source:8829292 21st October 1915
1915
service Other Empire Force Private 734 Jamaica War Contingent Source:8829292 21st October 1915
1915
enlistment Up Park Camp Jamaica Source:8829292 21st October 1915
1915
service British Army Private 2147 British West Indies Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8829292 8th November 1915 - 2nd December 1915
1916
theatres Egypt :4 Source:8829292 21st January 1916 - 25th July 1916
1916
service British Army Acting Corporal 2147 British West Indies Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8829292 12th March 1916
1916
theatres East Africa :5a Source:8829292 26th July 1916 - 8th January 1918
1917
service British Army Lance Sergeant 2147 British West Indies Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8829292 18th January 1917 - 31st May 1917
1917
events Field General Court Martial Military Discipline Morogoro Tanzania, United Republic of 5 days in confinement awaiting trial. Reverted to private. Source:8829292 27th May 1917 - 1st June 1917
1917
hospitalisation 2 bouts of Malaria Hospital/Institution Source:8829292 October 1917
1917
hospitalisation Aortic aneurysm Hospital/Institution Source:8829292 24th December 1917 - 6th May 1918
1918
theatres Egypt :4 Source:8829292 9th January 1918 - 7th May 1918
1918
service British Army Private 2147 British West Indies Regiment 5th Battalion Source:8829292 11th April 1918
1918
service British Army Private 2147 British West Indies Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8829292 1st June 1918
1918
dates Age 29 Source:8829292 24th July 1918
1918
location Boroughbridge, St. Ann Jamaica Source:8829292 24th July 1918
1918
discharge Source:8829292 24th July 1918
1921
dates Age 32 Source:9235355 29th June 1921
1924
events unclaimed medals man died 1921 Source:8829292 1924
employment Policeman Jamaica Source:8829292
marriage Alice Source:9235355
1921
death heart disease (death cert); aortic aneurysm not caused by, but aggravated by war service (reason for discharge) Barracks, Clarendon Jamaica Source:8829292 Source:9235355 29th June 1921

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George Washington
Initials GW
Last Name Bailey
Source 8829292
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Boroughbridge, St. Ann Jamaica known 24th July 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2147 British West Indies Regiment 2nd Battalion Acting Corporal
British Army 2147 British West Indies Regiment 2nd Battalion Lance Sergeant
British Army 2147 British West Indies Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 2147 British West Indies Regiment 5th Battalion Private
Other Empire Force 734 Jamaica War Contingent Private
British Army 2147 British West Indies Regiment 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice wife
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Black Black Black
DateHeightSource

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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Jamaica, Civil Registration, 1880-1999 Deborah102878

Multimedia

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Out of many, one people Deborah102878
British West Indies Regiment Deborah102878
Remembrance Deborah102878

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