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Percy Edward Taylor

Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, entrance (photo Tanya Ottaway 1987) - This image may be subject to copyright

Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, entrance (photo Tanya Ottaway 1987) - This image may be subj …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Percy Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Taylor AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    44549 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 C/o J.C. Kilgour, RD, Norsewood, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr Edward George Taylor (father), C/o W.G. Booth, Kimbolton Road, Fielding, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    44549 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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 on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Percy Taylor was the son of Edward George and Jessie May Taylor of Feilding AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 August 1942 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM Plot 12, Row C, Grave 1-6 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2240769
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 207 AWMM
    • Puttick, E. (1960). 25 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
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