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Frederick Anthony James Waldon TAYLOR

Regimental number21
Date of birth17 May 1887
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWool expert
AddressWestbourne, George Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, William Frederick Taylor, Westbourne, George Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date17 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 21 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: LH5
Promotion date: 17 October 1915

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31138 (22 January 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 30 August 1918

Order of the Nile, 4th Class

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 20
Date: 19 February 1920

Other detailsMedals: Order of the Nile, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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