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Lieut Robert Murrah Bailey
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Birth: Jul. 28, 1880
Anderson County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1918
Verdun, France

World War I
US Army
Attended Clemson during 1903-1904 school year.
Second Lieutenant
Company A, 114 Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division.
Killed in Action buried at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial in France.


Distinguished Service Cross, posthumously, for extraordinary heroism in action near Verdun, France. Leading his platoon against an enemy position, Lieutenant Bailey was fatally wounded but refused to leave until his platoon was organized and a counter attack repulsed.

cualumni.clemson.edu 
 
Burial:
Silver Brook Cemetery
Anderson
Anderson County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: David Lyle
Originally Created by: robin pellicci moore
Record added: Nov 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80940991
Lieut Robert Murrah Bailey
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Lieut Robert Murrah Bailey
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