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Kenneth Robert TAYLOR

Regimental number5132
Place of birthTaringa, Queensland
SchoolTaringa State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressWestminster Road, Indooroopilly, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Frederick William Taylor, Westminster Road, Indooroopilly, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Compulsory Military Training scheme.
Enlistment date13 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 9 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 30 December 1916
Place of death or woundingFlers, France
Age at death18.7
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground, Grass Lane (Plot III, Row K, Grave No. 10), Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick William and Mabel Annette TAYLOR, "Woy Woy", Stanley Terace, Taringa, Queensland

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