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James Taylor

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 714 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 714 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Taylor AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 4/1637 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 Silverton Road, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. Taylor (mother), Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 18 December 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 4/1637 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown 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
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of disease AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 11" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      162 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James and Ellen Taylor of "Khandallah", Conway Road, Bankstown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

    Embarked Auckland, 18 December 1915; disembarked Plymouth, England, 18 February 1916.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 9 March 1916.
    Admitted to hospital, France, 12 April 1916 (rheumatism).
    Admitted to No 37 Casualty Clearing Station, 25 May 1916 (pleurisy); transferred to No 12 Stationary Hospital, 3 June 1916 (bronchitis); to No 1 Australian General Hospital, Rouen, 11 June 1916; embarked for England, 19 June 1916; admitted to No 3 London General Hospital, Wandsworth, 22 June 1916; transferred to No 4 London General Hospital, 25 July 1916; left NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 2 August 1916 (tuberculous).
    Commenced return to New Zealand on board SS 'Tofua' from Newport, Wales, 3 August 1916; disembarked New Zealand, September 1916.
    Died Waihi Hospital, 29 March 1917.

    Parents: James and Ellen Taylor, 'Khandallah', Conway Road, Bankstown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 March 1917 AWMM
    Age 38 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waihi Public Cemetery, Hauraki District, New Zealand AWMM 71 C AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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