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Nottingham
He was the son of William and Ada Taylor and the brother of Ethel, Sydney, William and Margaret Taylor. In 1911 they lived at 23 St Paul's Avenue Hyson Green Nottingham.
In 1911 he was a hosiery warehouse man.
24 May 1917
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302843 - CWGC Website
60758
Private
Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Private George Gascoigne Taylor, served with the 154th Company Machine Gun Corps, he was killed in action 24th May 1917. He is buried in Level Crossing Cemetery, Fampoux.
Nottingham Evening Post Roll of Honour 24/5/1918: “TAYLOR. – To the cherished memory of my dear husband, Pte. George Taylor, Machine Gun Corps, killed in action May 24th, 1917. Though death divides, fond memory clings. – Loving wife Cissie. “TAYLOR. – In loving memory of our dear son, Pte. George Taylor, Machine Gun Corps, killed in action Empire Day, 1917. In the bloom of life death claimed him; they miss him most who loved him best. – Mother, dad, & Syd. “TAYLOR. – In remembrance of our dear brother, Pte. George Gascoigne Taylor, Machine Gun Corps, who gave his life Empire Day, 1917. A beautiful memory left behind. – Maggie and Stanley (prisoner of war in Germany).” Above are courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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