Bailey Arthur William Pte. 4459051

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Name Bailey Arthur William
Army number 4459051
Rank Pte.
Date of birth 22/5/1918.
Unit Joined The Durham Light Infantry, no enlistment date as yet, posted ? 6th Bn DLI. Posted 10th Bn DLI. Served BEF. Taken Prisoner of War (probably 20/5/1940 or shortly thereafter) - notified 9/8/1940. Repatriation date not yet known. Class Z Army Reserve 8/7/1946.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Batman to Lt Graham.
Joined Brigade
Prisoner of War Stalags 344 and 21D - Lambinowice, Poland. Prisoner number 3729.
Died/Killed in action May 1997 - registered in Darlington aged 79.
Home address Research indicates a marriage to Gladys E Trigeolous in Darlington in Q1 1946.
Source table 10DLI

Some of the further information concerning Pte Bailey was kindly supplied by relatives of Lt Graham in personal electronic correspondence, which is gratefully acknowledged.