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He was the eldest son of Herbert and Emma Taylor, 57, Hounds-Gate, Nottingham
28 Jul 1916
815062 - CWGC Website
11th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Pte. Herbert Claude Taylor, enlisted at Harrogate, Yorkshire and served with the 11th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire) Regiment, he was killed in action on 28th July 1916. He has no known grave, his name is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.
In memoriam published 28th July 1917 in the Nottingham Evening Post : - “TAYLOR. – In ever-loving memory of Private Claude Taylor, Sherwood Foresters, eldest son of Herbert and Emma Taylor, 57, Hounds-gate, killed in action July 28th, 1916. Gone, but not forgotten.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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