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John Oscar TAYLOR

Regimental number17406
Place of birthStockton, Newcastle, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School (Stockton? Rozelle?), New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShipwright
Address23 Rosser Street, Rozelle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, James Taylor, 23 Rosser Street, Rozelle, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets.
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameFebruary 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Mcgillivray on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 24 June 1918
Age at death34
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 24), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
25
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James David and Margaret TAYLOR, 23 Rosser Street, Rozelle, New South Wales

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