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Frederick Henry TAYLOR

Regimental number994
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBaker
AddressInvermay, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Alfred Edward Taylor, 23 Albion Street, Invermay, Tasmania
Previous military service92nd Infantry
Enlistment date24 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 24 February 1916. Taken on strength, 40th Bn, 1 May 1916. Gassed at Messines, Belgium, 4 June 1917. Mortally wounded, 28 March 1918.
FateDied of wounds 31 March 1918
Place of death or woundingSomme sector, France
Age at death23
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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