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William Russell TAYLOR

Regimental number1407
Place of birthColeraine Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressCobram, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Thomas Taylor, Wannon Farm, Coleraine, Victoria
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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