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James Waldon Frederick Anthony TAYLOR

Regimental number21
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
OccupationWool expert
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 8.75"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinFather, William Frederick Taylor, 'Westbourne', George Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Senior Cadets, Brisbane Grammar School, Queensland.
Enlistment date17 September 1914
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, C Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Other details

Embarked Sydney on board HMAT A32 'Persic', 21 December 1914.

Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 16 May 1915.

Admitted to 1st Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 2 August 1915 (influenza and neuralgia); discharged to Convalescent Camp, Helouan, 27 August 1915; rejoined 5th Light Horse Regiment, Gallipoli, 2 October 1915.

Appouinted 2nd Lieutenant, 17 October 1915.

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