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William Laurence TAYLOR

Regimental number326
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'Adelle', 11 Derby Parade, Caulfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Thomas William Lewis Taylor, 'Adelle', 11 Derby Parade, Caulfield, Victoria
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 1 Squadron, C Flight
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/4/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31138 (22 January 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 4 March 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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