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Lance Corporal Alexander Robert Taylor

2nd Battalion Cameron Highlanders
Service No: 7485

Alexander Robert Taylor grave

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Family Information

Alexanders stepmother wrote for news of him

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 7 Dixon Terrace, Calder

Died

Killed in Action 21/04/1915 by shellfire

Enlisted

Glasgow 1906

Employed

British Tube Works

Age

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Buried / Remembered

Railway Dugouts Burial Ground ( Transport Farm ), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Additional Information

THIS IS THE ONLY MATCH FOR ALEXANDER. Listed as ROYAL IRISH FUSILIERS on the Memorial. Alexander was Killed in Action by shellfire . He died during a failed attempt by the British to capture the tactically significant Hill 60 which was 3 miles south of Ypres and overlooked the British positions.

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