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Ernest TAYLOR

Regimental number3476
Place of birthGuildford, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressMeadow Street, Guildford, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Taylor, Meadow Street, Guildford, Western Australia
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 3 August 1915 - 11th Bn, 11th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 11th Bn, 7 January 1916; 51st Bn, 1 March 1916. Promoted Corporal, 1 December 1916. Mortally wounded, 15 October 1917.
FateDied of wounds 17 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death24
Place of burialCalais Southern Cemetery (Plot A, Row 2, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
154

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