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William TAYLOR

Regimental number6108
Place of birthMolong, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter's labourer
Address57 Wentworth Street, St Peters, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Height5' 8"
Weight151 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs A Hallett, 57 Wentworth Street, St Peters, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Place of enlistmentBathurst, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 September 1917
Date of death22 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, NSW.
Discharge date2 January 1918
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Borda', 26 September 1917; disembarked Melbourne, 21 November 1917, for onward travel to Sydney HT 'Suevic'; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 2 January 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, TAYLOR William

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