Trooper GEORGE WILLIAM TAYLOR (photo added)

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Rank Trooper
Forenames GEORGE WILLIAM
Surname TAYLOR (photo added)
Initials G W
Place of Birth RIPLEY, DERBYSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Wednesday, 09 June 1915
Date of Death Sunday, 23 July 1944
Age 29
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From RIPLEY, DERBYSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 7894915
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Armoured Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 2 Derbyshire Yeomanry (51st Highland Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards 1939-1945 Star & 1939-1945 War Medal
Place of Burial/Commemoration LA DELIVRANDE WAR CEMETERY, DOUVRES
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VIII. C. 10.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JOE AND SARAH TAYLOR; HUSBAND OF LOIS TAYLOR, OF RIPLEY, DERBYSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

George William Taylor was born at Pease Hill, Riply Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom on 9th June 1915. He was married to Lois Taylor (née Argle) on the 23rd March 1940 at Ilkstone, Derbyshire.

 

 

Trooper GEORGE WILLIAM TAYLOR, undated.1

 

 

Trooper GEORGE WILLIAM TAYLOR and his bride Lois Taylor (née Argyle), on their wedding day,
23rd March 1940, at Ilkston, Derbyshire.

 

 

Trooper GEORGE WILLIAM TAYLOR with his Bride Lois Taylor (née Argyle),
23rd March 1940, at Ilkston, Derbyshire.

 

 

GEORGE WILLIAM TAYLOR, at Ripley, Derbyshire, 1941.

 

 

Lois Taylor, undated.

 

 

Lois June Taylor, born the 3rd October 1944.

The only child of GEORGE WILLIAM Talyor and Lois Taylor.

 

 

References
1. Photographs and additional information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Clara Castaneda, great granddaughter of Trooper GEORGE WILLIAM TAYLOR.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Clara Castaneda, great granddaughter of Trooper GEORGE WILLIAM TAYLOR.
Additional photographs provided by: Clara Castaneda, great granddaughter of Trooper GEORGE WILLIAM TAYLOR and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Clara Castaneda, great granddaughter of Trooper GEORGE WILLIAM TAYLOR.

 

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Nottingham, England, UK

Terena Castaneda

My heroic, noble grandfather. I am so proud and honoured to be your granddaughter, I only wish my mother and myself could have known you. I pray that you are at peace with our Lord. All my love, your proud Granddaughter.

On Wednesday, November 12, 2014