We remember Joseph Taylor

We remember Joseph Taylor

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Timeline

1864
sibling Thomas H Taylor Source:6182201 1864
1867
sibling Annie Taylor Source:6182201 1867
1871
sibling Willie Taylor Source:6182201 1871
1876
sibling Sidney Taylor Source:6182201 1876
1879
sibling Clara Taylor Source:6182201 1879
1881
birth Birmingham United Kingdom Source:6181389 6th May 1881
1898
service British Army Private 4841 South Stafford 3rd Source:6181406 27th July 1898 - 24th July 1899
1898
employment Brass Dresser Birmingham United Kingdom Source:6181406 27th July 1898
1898
enlistment Birmingham United Kingdom Source:6181406 27th July 1898
1898
location 11 Court, 4 House, Park Lane, Aston, Warwickshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:6181406 27th July 1898
1903
location 11 Court, 7 House, Hurst Street, Birmingham United Kingdom their own address Source:6181399 17th October 1903
1903
service British Army Private 6217 Royal Scots Fusiliers Source:6181399 17th October 1903
1903
marriage Eliza Goddin Source:6181399 17th October 1903
1907
location Colaba India military residence address Source:6181405 27th February 1907
1907
service British Army Private Royal Scots Fusiliers Source:6181405 27th February 1907
1907
marriage Elizabeth Goddin Source:6181405 27th February 1907
1908
children Eric Goddin Taylor Source:6181431 22nd February 1908
1909
children Thomas Sydney Taylor Source:6181431 30th March 1909
1909
location Fort William, Calcutta India military residence address Source:6181415 1909
1910
service Indian Army Sergeant Royal Scots Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:6181415 1910
1911
children Edgar Joseph Taylor Source:6181431 1911
1911
service Indian Army Sergeant Worcestershire Regiment 4th Battalion Source:6181415 1911
1914
location Lucknow India military residence address Source:6181415 1914
1914
theatres East Africa :5a Source:6181420 15th October 1914
1917
location Calcutta India military residence address Source:6181415 1917
1917
service Indian Army Staff-serjeant Worcestershire Regiment 4th Battalion Source:6181415 1917
1918
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:6181416 25th May 1918
1918
service Indian Army Quartermaster-serjeant Worcestershire Regiment 4th battalion Source:6181415 1918
1918
location Kasauli India military residence address Source:6181415 1918
1920
service Indian Army Quartermaster Serjeant Indian Unattached List Source:6181395 25th February 1920
service British Army Quartermaster Serjeant 12243 Worcestershire Regiment Source:7471006
service British Army Quartermaster Serjeant 12243 East African Brigade attached Indian Army Source:4379626
service British Army Staff Serjeant 12243 East African Brigade attached Indian Army Source:4379626
1920
death Not War Related Cause of death; general peritonitis Kasauli India Source:7471006 Source:6181395 25th February 1920
burial Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Buried in Kasauli. Buried by George Barnes, Chaplain of Sanawar India Source:7471006 Source:6181395

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Joseph
Initials J
Last Name Taylor
Source 4379626
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
11 Court, 4 House, Park Lane, Aston, Warwickshire United Kingdom away from home address known 27th July 1898
11 Court, 7 House, Hurst Street, Birmingham United Kingdom their own address known 17th October 1903
Calcutta India military residence address known 1917
Colaba India military residence address known 27th February 1907
Fort William, Calcutta India military residence address known 1909
Kasauli India military residence address known 1918
Lucknow India military residence address known 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 12243 East African Brigade attached Indian Army Staff Serjeant
British Army 12243 East African Brigade attached Indian Army Quartermaster Serjeant
British Army 4841 South Stafford 3rd Private
British Army 6217 Royal Scots Fusiliers Private
British Army Royal Scots Fusiliers Private
Indian Army Indian Unattached List Quartermaster Serjeant
Indian Army Royal Scots Fusiliers 1st Battalion Sergeant
Indian Army Worcestershire Regiment 4th Battalion Sergeant
Indian Army Worcestershire Regiment 4th Battalion Staff-serjeant
Indian Army Worcestershire Regiment 4th battalion Quartermaster-serjeant
British Army 12243 Worcestershire Regiment Quartermaster Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eric Goddin Taylor son 22nd February 1908
Thomas Sydney Taylor son 30th March 1909
Edgar Joseph Taylor son 1911
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Taylor, nee Birch mother
Thomas Taylor father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas H Taylor brother 1864
Annie Taylor sister 1867
Willie Taylor brother 1871
Sidney Taylor brother 1876
Clara Taylor sister 1879
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Goddin wife 17th October 1903
Elizabeth Goddin wife 27th February 1907
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1898-07-27 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1898-07-27 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Medal Index Cards Transcription Mary31929

External Evidence

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Bengal Burials 1920 Mary31929
Militia Attestation of Joseph Taylor for 3rd South Stafford Regiment, 1898 Mary31929
Indian Army Unattached Lists 1909 to 1920 Mary31929
War Rewards to British Troops Vol. 1 Mary31929
Medal cards of Taylor, Joseph; Regiment number 12243 Mary31929
British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns. Bengal Baptisms Mary31929
1881 England, Wales and Scotland Census transcription Mary31929

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Joseph Taylor's sons Mary31929
Kirkee Memorial (CWGC) Mary31929

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