Born: 21st May 1899, 19, Ernest Street, Ipswich.
Died: 9th November 1919; age 20; Died of Wounds – Gun shot wound to the thigh & elbow. Served 2 years & 18 days.
Residence: 19, Ernest Street, Ipswich.
Occupation: Machine driller.
Enlistment Details: Location; Ipswich; Date: 18th June 1917; Age: 18 years & 28 days; Occupation: Machine Driller.
Wounded: 15th June 1918 – Gun Shot Wound to the Thigh & Elbow.
Offences: 16th October 1918 – Answering back during fire picquet – 3 days C.B.
19th October 1918 – Improperly dressed on inspection of fire picquet – 3 days C.B.
30th December 1918 When on active service absent off Christmas leave from 23.50 until 07.25.
Discharged: 5th July 1919 from Catterick Hospital – to 19, Ernest Street, Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 59966
Regiment: York & Lancaster Regiment, 16th Battalion.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mrs A. Bays, of 19, Ernest Street, Ipswich.
1901 19, Ernest Street, Ipswich.
George was a year old and living with his parents & paternal grandfather.
George Samuel Bays, 38, a General Labourer, born Church Lane, St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.
Alice Harriett Bays (nee Cook), 36, born Waterloo Street, Ipswich.
James Cook, 60, a widow, a Carman, born Ewarton, Suffolk.
1911 4, Beaconsfield Road, Ipswich.
George was 11 years old and living with his parents & paternal grandfather.
George, 47, a Labourer – Ransome Sims & Jefferies.
James, 71, a Plough Fitter – Ransome Sims & Jefferies.