Māori › Alan Gordon Grant Taylor Born 8 April 1898 - Died 3 October 1916 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 10/3404 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Corporal/Military AWMM Wellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 712 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesAlan Gordon Grant AWMM SurnameTaylor AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 10/3404 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterian, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth8 April 1898 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Waimate, Bay of Islands Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM 22 Kenwyn Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationDavid A. Taylor (father), 22 Kenwyn Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 10/3404 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 13 November 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMMHMNZT 35 or HMNZT 36 AWMM Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM Private AWMM Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM 8th Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Height, WWI AWMM 5' 10.5" AWMM Weight, WWI AWMM 140 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Corporal/Military AWMM Wellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Alan Taylor was the son of Mr. and Mrs. David A. Taylor, of Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand.Rank last held was listed as Temporary CorporalEmbarked Wellington, 13 November 1915; disembarked Suez, 20 December 1915.Embarked Port Said for France, 13 April 1916; joined 2nd Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, in the field, 17 May 1916.Appointed Temporary Corporal, 16 July 1916.Killed in action, 3 October 1916.Parents: Mr & Mrs David A. Taylor, Te Aro, Wellington AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Death3 October 1916 AWMM Somme, Northern France AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameCaterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Alan Gordon Grant Taylor by laying a poppy. Ada Taylor Alan Foster Taylor Alan Gordon Grant Taylor Alan Kenneth Taylor Alan Lindsay Taylor Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Alan Gordon Grant Taylor Leave a note Contribute › Processing In deepest respect for my Great Uncle. Loved brother of Errol and Dallas Grant-Taylor Public - Penelope Mary - Other relative - 1 September 2016 Report Related Serviceperson Cuthbert Dallas Grant Taylor Errol Grant-Taylor Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7824053 Further Reference SCRoll profile (South Canterbury Roll of Honour) https://museum.timaru.govt.nz/explore/scroll/profile?id=3021 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/1463925/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1463925 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM Page No: 712 AWMM NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 01 September 2016Penelope MaryBrisbane, AustraliaOther relative The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.