|Place of birth||Brunswick, Victoria|
|Address||Cloverdale Avenue, Toorak, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Father, W Taylor, Cloverdale Avenue, Toorak, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 13 months in the Senior Cadets, Bendigo.|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||6th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/23/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||15th Field Company Engineers|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 6th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 7 January 1916.
Transferred to 58th Bn, and taken on strength, Serapeu, 17 February 1916.
Transferred to 5th Pioneer Bn, and taken on strength, Tel el Kebir, 3 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 25 June 1916.
Admitted to 87th Field Ambulance, 27 October 1916 (lumbago); transferred to 38th Casualty Clearing Station, 30 October 1916 (appendicitis); to Ambulance Train, 7 November 1916, and admitted to 9th General Hospital, Rouen; transferred to England, 7 November 1916, and admitted to Boscombe Military Hospital, 10 November 1916 (appendicitis); transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 2 January 1917; discharged on furlough, 2 January 1917, to report to No 4 Command Depot, Wareham, 17 January 1917.
Marched out to No 3 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 14 March 1917; to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 11 April 1917; to Pioneer Detachment Camp, Perham Downs, 4 May 1917; to Pioneer Training Depot, Fovant, 5 May 1917.
Transferred to Engineers Details, Brightlingsea, 10 July 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 22 October 1917; taken on strength, 15th Field Company Engineers, in the field, 7 November 1917.
Admitted to 15th Australian Field Ambulance, 24 January 1918 (aural furuncle [boil]), and transferred to 5th Divisional Rest Station; discharged to unit, 29 January 1918; rejoined unit, in the field, 30 January 1918.
On leave to United Kingdom, 14 September 1918; rejoined unit from leave,4 October 1918.
Marched out for return to Australia, 10 January 1919.
Admitted to No 1 Group Clearing Hospital, Sutton Veney, 18 January 1919 (influenza); marched out to No 2 Training Brigade, Codford, 23 February 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'Kildonian Castle', 21 March 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 7 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 29 June 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, TAYLOR Roy|