|Place of birth||Brighton, Sussex, England|
|School||St Paul's Church of England School (Brighton? London?), England|
|Age on arrival in Australia||18|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||c/o Mrs Skinner, Morrison Road, Ryde, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||32|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs A. Taylor, 89A Lexham Gardens, Kensington, London, England|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||31st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/48/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||31st Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Migrated alone to Australia.|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death||21|
|Age at death from cemetery records||21|
|Place of burial||Anzac Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 2), Sailly-Sur-La-Lys, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Thomas and Alice TAYLOR, 4 Clarence Gardens, Hampstead Road, London, England. Native of Brighton, England|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 14 March 1916; disembarked Suez, 5 April 1916.
Proceeded to 31st Bn from 8th Training Bn, Tel el Kebir, 25 May 1916; taken on strength of 31st Bn, Ferry Post, 25 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 16 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 July 1916.
Killed in action, 21 July 1916.
Buried New Cemetery, Sailly-sur-La-Lys, by Reverend W. Meredith Holliday, no date recorded.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, TAYLOR William|