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George Washington Tayler

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Washington AWMM
  • Surname
    Tayler AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/1681 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Eltham, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Ella de Son Tayler (wife), Eltham, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/1681 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Lawyer/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of George Washington Tayler and Alice May Tayler; husband of Ella de Sou Tayler, of "Lynngarth", Brooklands, Cheshire, England. AWMM
    • Dear sir or madam,

      I have written a book about the Tayler family of Eltham. George Washington Tayler was a member of the family.

      The book is called 'More Sad Blows Than Usually Fall' (ISBN 978-0-473-65812-0).

      The reader can find out more about Tayler and his life in the book.

      More details can be found on my website: brianbeer.co.nz

      Yours sincerely,

      Brian Beer
      New Plymouth. Public - Brian - Other relative - 7 November 2023 - The book lists the many sources consulted to write it.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 1915 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
07 November 2023BrianNew Plymouth, New ZealandOther relative
10 August 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
02 May 2021Paul West Auckland, New ZealandResearcher
24 February 2019AllanRotoruaResearcher

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