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Cecil TAYLOR

Regimental number3921
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressHeathercroft, Greenhill Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs S A Taylor, Heathercroft, Greenhill Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 August 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 30 December 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3921B
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of disease 1 November 1918
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Rookwood Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales. Parents: James J. and Sarah Anne TAYLOR. Native of Moss Vale, New South Wales. Photo: Andrew Richardson
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, TAYLOR Cecil

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