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Lawrence Michael TAYLOR

Regimental number2255
Place of birthKalgoorlie, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
AddressStirling Street, Toodyay, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFriend, Mrs Eileen O'Mara, Byers Road, West Midland, Western Australia
Enlistment date5 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 28 December 1915 - 10th Light Horse, 15th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 11th Company, Imperial Camel Corps, 1 July 1916; 3rd (Anzac) Bn, ICC Brigade, 11 November 1916. Mortally wounded, 19 April 1917.
FateDied of wounds 21 April 1917
Place of death or woundingGaza, Palestine
Age at death19
Place of burialDeir El Belah War Cemetery (Row A, GRave No. 87), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial

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