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Jack Cameron Bailey

Jack Cameron Bailey full length portrait, leather bandolier, hat - No known copyright restrictions

Jack Cameron Bailey full length portrait, leather bandolier, hat - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
    Mr Public - Louisa - Other relative - 4 March 2017 - Military files
  • Forenames
    Jack Cameron AWMM
  • Surname
    Bailey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 7/1439 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 September 1894 AWMM OhakeaManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
    Ohakea, Rangitikei, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 1 July 1915 AWMM Bailey Road, Ohakea, Rangitikei, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.G. Bailey (father), Bailey Road, Ohakea, Rangitikei, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 1 July 1915 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Farm hand/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Sent to hospital for illness, 25 September 1916. Moved to General Hospital, Rouen, 28 September 1916. Attached to the Strength Etaples, 18 October 1916. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Wounded in action, 9 June 1917. Admitted to 77 Field Ambulance, 8 June 1917, then moved to 53 Casualty Clearing Station on the same day. Died the following day. AWMM
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Bailey's father, James Alexander, (born Hobart, Australia, 1838, died Sanson 1928). His mother was Frances Mitchell (nee Cameron). He was the 13th child of James, and the 9th child of Frances, who was James' second wife.

    Grave Text: 7/1439 Private J C Bailey; NZ Machine Gun Corps, 9th June 1917. Age 22

    Father's initials as next of kin incorrectly given in the Nominal Rolls as J.H. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    9 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    FranceEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France AWMM III. C. 138 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Great Uncle Jack.. so proud of you served your country unfortunately war has consequences RIP x
    Public - Louisa - Other relative - 4 March 2017



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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
27 September 2017SandraWaipu, New ZealandResearcher
04 March 2017LouisaBrisbane AustraliaOther relative
15 July 2016CindyPalmerston North, New ZealandResearcher
12 April 2015WendyPalmerston North, New ZealandResearcher

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