Private William Taylor

Scots Guards

Died: Friday 27 September 1918 (aged 25)

Connected records

Record:
TAYLOR, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Mr. H. and Mrs. M. H. Taylor, of 3, London Square, Little London, Rawdon, Leeds.
Cemetery:
GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
XII. C. 9.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Company Sergeant Major W A Taylor
Context:
award
Date:
30 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 16 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 130)
Name:
Lieutenant Taylor
Context:
combat
Date:
24 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (page 326)
Name:
Taylor
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
24 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (page 305)
Name:
Lieutenant Taylor
Context:
commander
Date:
25 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 141)
Name:
Lieutenant Taylor
Context:
other
Date:
25 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 141)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Taylor
Context:
Wounded
Date:
1 Oct 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Highland Light Infantry (page 331)
Name:
Second Lieutenant B M Taylor
Context:
other
Date:
24 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (page 277)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G B Taylor
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
24 Sep 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Leicestershire Regiment (Pioneers) (page 383)
Name:
Lieutenant G B Taylor
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
24 Sep 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 572)
Name:
Lieutenant C A Taylor
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
25 Sep 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 238)