Alderman A H Bailey, former Mitcham Mayor ( 1944-45 )

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Partial / Incomplete Date c.1958
Area Mitcham
Picture Reference Mit_​People_​5-1
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Notes / History Alderman Bailey served Mitcham in almost every civic capacity from 1920 to 1949. He was a former Councillor, Alderman and Chairman of the Urban District council. He fought eight elections and was well known for his vigorous independent policies.

He served in the Boer war until a wound resulted in him being sent back to England. Before being discharged from the army, he was presented to Queen Victoria at Windsor.

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