BAYLIS George Howard
Regiment : 101st Field Ambulance Royal Army Medical Corps
Service number : 66290
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 22nd April 1917
Buried : St. Leger British Cemetery, France, Grave E. 16.
Birthplace : Born and resident Redditch, Worcestershire, enlisted Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Also appears on : Redditch Bates Hill Methodist Church now in Redditch Emmanuel Church with the information: Private
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral.
The following information has been researched by Jillian Coombes:
George Howard Baylis was born in 1897 in the Bromsgrove District. On the 1911 census he seems to be called Howard, aged 14, born in Redditch, in the Jewellery Trade, lived with his parents John and Eliza Baylis and siblings at 46 Beoley Road, Redditch.
The Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger, Saturday 19th May 1917:
Baylis, 66290. G. H. – Redditch.
Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger digitised by and courtesy of Martin Stephens: http://www.bromsgrovebmsgh.co.uk