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Leicester (St Peter's)
He was the son of H Taylor of Highfields Leicester and the husband of Elizabeth Taylor of 444 Vernon Road Old Basford Nottingham. (CWGC)
23 Aug 1915
450976 - CWGC Website
Enlisted Leicester
1st Bn Leicestershire Regiment
He was killed in action on 23 August 1915 and was buried in La Brique Military Cemetery No.1, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium (grave ref. D.6)
Nottingham Evening Post, ‘In Memoriam’, 23 August 1916: ‘Taylor. In loving memory of Private Frederick Taylor, Leicesters, killed in action at Ypres, August 23rd, 1915, late of 444, Vernon-road, Basford. Wife.' (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) Nottingham Evening Post, 23 August 1917: ‘Taylor. In loving memory of Pte. Frederick Taylor, beloved husband of Elizabeth, of 444, Vernon-road, Old Basford, killed in action at Ypres, August 23rd, 1915. A day of remembrance sad to recall. Wife.’ (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) Registers of Soldiers' Effects: his widow Elizabeth was his sole legatee.
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