Reading’s Joe Bailey awarded the D.S.O.


January 31, 1919
Lieutenant Joe Bailey, the Reading footballer and amateur international, who some time ago gained the M.C., has gained further distinction, having been awarded the D.S.O. for a gallant deed a week before the armistice was signed.
(Nottingham Evening Post: January 31, 1919)

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