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Joseph Robert Taylor

In memory of:

Corporal Joseph Robert Taylor

August 19, 1900

Middelburg, South Africa

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Canadian Mounted Rifles

Additional Information

Commemorated on Page 40 of the South African War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


South Africa

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Traveling from Witbank on the R555, turn left on the Jan Van Riebeeck Road (from Belfast on N11 - Van Riebeeck is the N11) and turn right on Wes Street. Turn left on Voortrekker Road, go over small stone bridge, take the road to the left, pass the Jewish cemetery on the right at 50 m then another 50 m further. There is a Central Memorial and a brick wall. There are many iron crosses which are unreadable

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  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Renfrew Mercury for 24 August 1900.
  • Memorial Plaque– Cathedral of the Redeemer, Calgary, Alberta

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