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Home: Roseden
Date of death: 21 March 1918
Age at death: 29 years
Fate: Died in Belgium by shellfire on the first day of the German Spring Offensive
Rank: Sergeant
Service No: 15905
Unit/Regiment: C Company, 8th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry
Buried: Hooge Crater Cemetery, Belgium (Cemetery/memorial reference: XIV. J. 7.). Also commemorated on the Wooler War Memorial, Northumberland UK.
Other: Son of Mr. and Mrs. G. Taylor, of Newham Hall, Chathill, Northumberland.

CWGC Casualty Details

TAYLOR David - portrait c. CDLHS

Sergeant David Taylor

[Image source: The Coldstream & District Local History Society. Used with permission.]

CEM29 Hooge Crater Cemetery, Belgium CWGC image

Hooge Crater Cemetery, Belgium (image courtesy of CWGC)


Somerset Light Infantry Cap Badge c.Dormskirk

Cap badge of the Somerset Light Infantry

(Image courtesy of Dormskirk (original source), licensed under licence CC BY-SA 3.0 Accessed 02 October 2018.)

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