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John James TAYLOR

Regimental number5220
Place of birthPort Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address13 George Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinSister, Mrs M Robinson, 13 George Street off Halifax Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 13 September 1915 - 10th Bn, 16th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 10th Bn, 23 August 1916.
FateKilled in Action 24 April 1918
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death34
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialMeteren Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 569), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
60
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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