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Current record for: Herbert George Brooks Taylor
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name Herbert George Brooks Taylor
Born in Not Known
Resident of Not Known
Died 16/09/1916
Age 28

Cause of Death Not Known

Cemetery or memorial Combles Communal Cemetery Extension, France
Grave or panel reference VII. D. 22.

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World War 1

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Eveline Taylor, Wife
    44, Rosebery Gardens, Crouch End
  • George James Taylor, Father
  • Jane Taylor, Mother
Military Information Military Information

Rank Second Lieutenant
Service Number Not Known
Unit 7th Battalion
Regiment Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment)
Service Army
Enlisted in Not Known
Memorial(s) Memorial(s) link(s)

Royal Northern Hospital Entranceway Arch