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Full Name
Reginald Taylor
Rank Last Held
Lance Corporal
Forename(s)
Reginald
Surname
Taylor
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
8/2738
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Next of Kin
Thomas Taylor (father), Awatuna, via Eltham, Taranaki, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Waitara, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
6th Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Otago Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
14 August 1915
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Willochra or Tofua
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
Vol1
Page on Nominal Roll
714
Last Unit Served
Wellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion
Place of Death
Belgium
Date of Death
20 June 1917
Year of Death
1917
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Underhill Farm Cemetery, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium
Grave Reference
B. 6.
Biographical Notes
All Black in 1913
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Allblacks.com website All Blacks A to Z
  • Chester, R., McMillan, N. & Palenski, R. (2005). The encyclopedia of New Zealand rugby. Auckland, N.Z. : Hodder Moa. (4th ed.)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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