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Archibald James TAYLOR

Regimental number1318
Date of birth4 May 1893
Place of birthTaralga, New South Wales
SchoolTaralga Public School, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address5 Windsor Road, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Ann Taylor, 5 Windsor Road, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, D Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Contracted illness, Pope's Hill, Gallipoli, 25 November 1915; invalided to Malta, to Egypt, and thence to Australia; discharged, medically unfit, 21 January 1917.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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