Born: 24th September 1922, Ipswich.
Died: 8th December 1941; age: 18; a Flying accident – presumed drown near Arbworth.
Rank: Leading Airman; Service Number: FAA/FX 84984
Regiment: Royal Navy, H.M.S.’Conder.’ Training camp
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Arthur Maxwell & Marjorie Nella Bayley, of Ipswich.
Father: Arthur Maxwell Bayley, born, December 1893, Hornsey, London.
Mother: Marjorie Nella Strutt, born April 1894, Framlinham, Suffolk.
William is also remembered on the war memorial at Felixstowe seafront, Suffolk.