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Arthur Francis Bailey

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    Bailey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 4033 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 June 1913 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1940 AWMM 33 Conway St., Spreydon, Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. O.M. Bailey, 45 Durham St., Christchurch (mother) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 4033 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Cross (MC) AWMM
    22 July 1943 AWMM
    The National Archives. Recommendation for Award for Bailey, Arthur Francis. (Ref. WO 373/25/358). Military Cross. AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1940 2NZEF Nom. Roll 1, p.12 Window dresser/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 1, p.12
    ChristchurchCanterbury 2NZEF Nom. Roll 1, p.12
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Lt A. F. Bailey, MC; Christchurch; born NZ 22 Jun 1913; window dresser; wounded 23 Oct 1942. (Source: Ross, A. 23 Battalion. p.185.) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 February 1983 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 70 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Ross, A. (1959). 23 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      pp.185, 186, 187, 198, 205, 217, 218, 238, 254, 260, 261, 266, 273. AWMM
    • Scoullar, J. L. (1955). Battle for Egypt : the summer of 1942. Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch, Wellington, N.Z. AWMM
      p.376. AWMM
    • Stevens, W.G. (1962). Bardia to Enfidaville. Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch, Wellington, N.Z. AWMM
      pp.324, 331. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.12 AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM

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