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Private: 1264 Wilfred Walter TAYLOR.

Born: 1896. Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. Birth Cert:14792/1896.

al Married:

Wife: nee:.

Died: 1976. New South Wales, Australia. Death Cert:104373/1976.

Father: Walter Blyth Taylor.

Mother: Charlotte Olivia Taylor. nee:. (18..-1945) Died Wallsend, N.S.W. Death Cert:13066/1945.


Wilfred Walter Warren enlisted with D Company 35th Battalion AIF on the 8th January 1916 and was an original member of the Battalion and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A24 "Benalla" on the 1st May 1916.


Informant; Private: 1264 Wilfred Walter TAYLOR. Lance Corporal: 578 Wallace Laurie WARREN was in "D" Company with me, and he name was "Wallace" he was short and nuggety and very fair and came, I think from New England way. He was killed outright at Villers-Bretonneux on 4/4/18, he was almost alongside me at the time he was shot and killed instantly. We moved straight away from there, and I dont know where he was buried.

Anzac Buffet, Sydney.

Wilfred returned to Australia on the 11th May 1919.

Family Information

Wilfred was a single 20year old Engine Driver from Holmesville via West Wallsend, N.S.W. upon enlistment. Wilfred served with the 16th Infantry Militia. His parents Walter and Charlotte Taylor were married in 1888 at Newcastle, N.S.W. Marriage Cert:6493/1888 and had at least 7 children Wilfred Walter Taylor born 1896 at Newcastle, N.S.W. Birth Cert:14792/1896 and died in 1976 in, N.S.W. Death Cert:104373/1976. Arthur Taylor born 1900 at Newcastle, N.S.W. Birth Cert:33792/1900 and died 1903 at Newcastle, N.S.W. Death Cert:2764/1903. Margaret Taylor born 1904 at Whickam, N.S.W. Birth Cert:28335/1904. Albert Taylor born 1907 at West Wallsend, N.S.W. Birth Cert:8676/1907. Charlotte I Taylor born 1910 at West Wallsend, N.S.W. Birth Cert:44626/1910 and died 1934 at West Wallsend, N.S.W. Death Cert:13040/1934. Eliza A Taylor died 1914 at West Wallsend, N.S.W. Death Cert:8092/1914. Harry Taylor died 1972 at Newcastle, N.S.W. Death Cert:80516/1972.

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