The AIF Project

Arthur George TAYLOR

Regimental number3228
Place of birthNewcastle, New South Wales
SchoolWilliam St Public School (Newcastle? Penshurst?), New South Wales
Other trainingTechnical College and YMCA
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCommercial traveller
AddressForest Road, Penshurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, H Taylor, Forest Road, Penshurst, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Australian Army Service Corps
Enlistment date7 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Corporal
Unit name18th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 August 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 65), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry and Bertha Harriett TAYLOR, "Melrose", Marshall Street, Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Sydney, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsCousin: William TUBE, died of wounds
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format