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Horace Roberts Taylor

In memory of:

Private Horace Roberts Taylor

September 2, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

712527

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

78th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 17, 1897
Freetown, Prince Edward Island

Enlistment:

April 27, 1916
Summerside, Prince Edward Island

Son of Fredrick W. and Clara A. Burns Taylor, of Freetown, Prince Edward Island.

Commemorated on Page 510 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

DURY MILL BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

I. B. 3.

Location:

Dury is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 1 kilometre north of the straight main road from Arras to Cambrai (D939). Approximately 16 kilometres from Arras travelling towards Cambrai on the D939 is the Canadian Forces Memorial at Dury. 300 metres after the Memorial the Cemetery is signposted to the left towards Dury village. 200 metres from the D939 the cemetery is signposted to the left. It is located in open fields, and is approached along an unsurfaced track about 500 metres long.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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