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Charles Thomas TAYLOR

Regimental number471
Place of birthIslington, London, England
SchoolLondon County Council Board School, Bloomsbury, London, England
Age on arrival in Australia20
ReligionProtestant
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Charles Taylor, 14 Buckland Street New North Road, London, England
Previous military serviceServed in the Finsbury Territorial Force, England.
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 August 1914
Place of enlistmentDalby, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 17), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
57
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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