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Albert TAYLOR

Regimental number304
Date of birth--/08/1896
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'Beverley', Elgar Road, Box Hill, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs F Taylor, 'Beverley', Elgar Road, Box Hill, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military service29th Light Horse
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameHead Quarters 1st Australian Division
AWM Embarkation Roll number1/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Date of embarkation incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as 22 October 1914.
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Artillery
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: ART Div 5
Promotion date: 2 May 1916

Lieutenant


Unit: ART Div 5
Promotion date: 23 August 1916

Temporary CAPT


Unit: ART Div 5
Promotion date: 24 October 1918

FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919

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