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Joseph Albert TAYLOR

Regimental number3583
Place of birthBoonah, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBoonah, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 6"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinFather, Thomas Taylor, Carrington, Englesburg
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 April 1915
Place of enlistmentBoonah, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameInfantry Brigade 7, Field Ambulance 7, Section A
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 24 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 29 August 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Annie Eliza TAYLOR
Discharge date30 October 1918
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Medic', 24 August 1918; disembarked Sydney, 9 October 1918, for onward travel to Brisbane; discharged (medically unfit), Brisbane, 30 October 1918.

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

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death22 August 1936
Age at death41
Place of burialKalbar Cemetery, Queensland
SourcesNAA: B2455, TAYLOR Joseph Albert

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