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William TAYLOR

Regimental number1731
Place of birthCaboolture, Queensland
Place of birthCaboolture, Queensaland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBushman
AddressHughenden, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFriend, Miss Hilda Elizabeth Johnson, Juliette Street, Dunnellan Estate, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A10 Karoo on 5 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion, Imperial Camel Corps
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 17 January 1916 - 11th Light Horse, 8th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, Camel Corps, 10 August 1916. Mortally wounded, 10 April 1918. Next of kin untraceable after the war.
FateDied of wounds 10 April 1918
Place of death or woundingPalestine
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialJerusalem War Cemetery (Row J, Grave No. 19), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
10
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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