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Harry Leslie TAYLOR

Regimental number17132
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Address474 Parramatta Road, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinBrother, H M Taylor, 213 Wilson Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 17
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 4 January 1916 - 5th Field Artillery Brigade, 5th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 14 FAB, 31 March 1917.
FateKilled in Action 21 June 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialBapaume Australian Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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