JOHN BAILEY 

John BAILEY
Rank: Private
Service Number:23915.
Regiment: "C" Coy. 7th Bn. Kings Shropshire Light Infantry
Died Wednesday 25th April 1917
Age 25
County Memorial Tatton
Commemorated\Buried Arras Memorial
CountryFrance

John's Story.

John Bailey was born in Knutsford, the son of Mr and Mrs J. Bailey of The Old Hall, Tatton Park, Knutsford.

The 7th suffered more casualties than any other KSLI battalion, with 1048 killed in action or died during the war, and earned more battle honours than any other KSLI battalion.

John was killed in action on the 25th April 1917.

Researched and compiled by Tony Davies