Bayley, Horace –

Son of Alice Bayley, of 20, Park Road, Little Hulton, Lancashire, and the late Company Sergeant Major Thomas Bayley. Formerly of 206, Manchester Road East, Little Hulton, Lancashire. Enlisted as a Bugler aged 14 years. Died from gunshot wound received to the stomach whilst wiring the entanglement in front of the trench. Surname recorded as BAILEY in BJ&G / F&WJ.

Personal details

  • Surname: Bayley
  • Forename: Horace
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Little Hulton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Little Hulton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 22
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: October 7th, 1915
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Unit: 1st/5th (Territorial) Battalion.
  • Service number: 652
  • Regiment: Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Little Hulton, Lancashire
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 15/10/1915 22/10/1915 19/11/1915 25/08/1916 25/08/1916
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 6e/f* 6g 10d* 7a/g 8b*
  • Farnworth and Worsley Journal entries: 15/10/1915 22/10/1915 05/01/1917 06/07/1917 12/10/1917 23/11/1917 11/10/1918

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