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Cuthbert Dallas Grant Taylor

Portrait of Cuthbert Dallas Grant Taylor after his transfer to the Royal Flying Corps as Second Lieutenant, February 1918. Image courtesy of P. Grant-Taylor, SCRoll Project, South Canterbury Museum.

Portrait of Cuthbert Dallas Grant Taylor after his transfer to the Royal Flying Corps as Second Lieu …


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  • Forenames
    Cuthbert Dallas Grant AWMM
  • Surname
    Taylor AWMM
  • Ingoa
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  • Service number
    WWI 11/323 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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Civilian life

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  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 D.A. Taylor (father), Kenwyn Terrace, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM


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Training and Enlistment

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  • Cuthbert Dallas Grant TAYLOR was born on 13 October 1890 at Waimate, the third son of David Andrew and Isabella Lyon (nee GRANT) TAYLOR. He served from 12 August 1914 until 22 January 1918, a total of 3 years and 164 days, all but 66 days overseas. 20 January 1918 he was granted a Commission as 2nd Lieutenant in the Royal Flying Corps. Cuthbert married Ann ILLINGWORTH in 1921 in New Zealand. His brother, Alan Gordon Grant TAYLOR was killed in action in 1916 at the Somme. Another brother, Errol GRAMT-TAYLOR also served in WWI.'' Source: SCRoll Project, South Canterbury Museum. AWMM
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