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Maurice TAYLOR

Regimental number2083
Date of birth23 August 1889
Place of birthJimboomba, Queensland
SchoolGoodna State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Charles Taylor, Goodna, Queensland
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Discharge date4 August 1919
Other detailsWar service: Egpyt, Western Front (the latter in the 43rd Battery). Total war service: 3 years 325 days (of which 3 years 134 days were abroad).
Date of death15 November 1971
Age at death82.3
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium, Brisbane, Queensland

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