We remember Walter George Bailey

We remember Walter George Bailey

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
birth Thame United Kingdom Source:8624053 Source:8621746 9th February 1890
1914
enlistment Source:8624039 1914
1915
events Divisional football tournament winner Sporting Hersin-Coupigny France The match ended in an 11-0 victory for the 17th Middlesex. In time, a commemorative medal would be struck for each member of the team. Source:8621745 1915 - 11th April 1916
1915
events Arrived in France Disembarkation France Source:8624039 17th November 1915
1916
service British Army Lance Corporal F290 Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Source:8621745 11th April 1916
1917
commission Unknown Source:8621746 28th August 1917
1917
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Norfolk Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8624039 29th August 1917
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9370062 28th March 1918
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8621746 8th October 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:9370066 23rd October 1918
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8621746 29th November 1918
1919
service British Army Acting Captain Suffolk Regiment Source:8624039 20th February 1919
1919
service British Army Lieutenant Suffolk Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8624039 1st March 1919
1919
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8621746 8th July 1919
service British Army Lance Corporal TR/10/48178 Middlesex Regiment Source:131878
1974
death Source:8624053 1974

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter George
Initials WG
Last Name Bailey,
Source 8624039
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army TR/10/48178 Middlesex Regiment Lance Corporal
British Army F290 Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army Norfolk Regiment 2nd Battalion Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army Suffolk Regiment Acting Captain
British Army Suffolk Regiment 2nd Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
MC and Two bars British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration

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Football And The First World War - The Story of the Footballers’ Battalion in the First World War Will72649
Football And The First World War Will72649
Military Cross & MC Will72649
Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939, Mike Joyce Will72649
The Edinburgh Gazette Simon1303
The London Gazette Simon1303

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