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Fredk Thomas TAYLOR

Regimental number1527
Place of birthVictoria
SchoolBunbury State School, Western Australia
Other trainingServed in the 86th Infantry (Bunbury) Regiment, Senior Cadets, Citizen Military Forces.
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMill hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Taylor, Vasse Road, South Bunbury, Western Australia
Enlistment date12 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 22 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 July 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)
Age at death20.3
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialEstaires Communal Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
154
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs. Jane TAYLOR, 16 Waugh Street, Perth, Western Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: Jack TAYLOR, 51st Bn, killed in action.

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