Taylor, Stephen

Pte, Stephen Taylor, 5th WYR

BORN HOLME, SHIPTON, YORKS 1899. ELDEST SON OF ARTHUR STEPHEN THEOBALD TAYLOR. & MARY ELIZABETH TAYLOR AT 9 MONTROSE AVENUE, KIMBERLEY STREET, HULL (1918 MILITARY VOTERS ADDRESS).

SON OF A NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY SIGNALMAN AND PORTER. STEPHEN TAYLOR, WORKED AS A CLERK.

HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 21/04/1917. TRAINED AT RUGELEY AND BRODEN CAMPS AND IN WEST HARTLEPOOL. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 24/12/1917. JOINING THE 1/5TH WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. REPORTED MISSING/KILLED IN ACTION, ON 25/04/1918, AGED 19.

HE IS COMMEMORATED AT THE TYNE COT CEMETERY, BELGIUM. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HIS FATHER. HE ALSO LEFT A YOUNGER BROTHER CALLED HAROLD.


First name:
STEPHEN
Military Number:
58936
Rank:
Private
Date Died
25/04/1918
Place died:
Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Age:
19
9 MONTROSE AVENUE, KIMBERLEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK