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James John TAYLOR

Regimental number605
Place of birthHorsham, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
AddressGreen Park, Horsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Taylor, Horsham, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSurrey Hills, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 18 August 1914. Taken on strength, 8th Bn, 25 August 1914.
FateKilled in Action 22 March 1918
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialSpoilbank Cemetery (Plot I, Row K, Grave No. 20), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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