CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Merrill Samuel Taylor
Died: July 7, 1918

Regimental Number:
490773
Survived War:
No
Force:
Air Force
Regiment:
Royal Flying Corps
Battalion:
209th Squadron
Company:
Place of Birth:
Singhampton, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mary Taylor(mother), 2270 Ross St., Regina, Saskatchewan
Address at Enlistment:
1 Salom Ave., Toronto, Ontario
Date of Birth:
April 15, 1893
Trade or Calling:
student
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
April 17, 1916
Age at enlistment:
23
Height:
5 Feet 8 Inches
Chest:
37 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Methodist
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
July 7, 1918
Age at Death:
25
Buried at:
Arras Memorial, Pas De Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 9542-51
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps 209th Squadron
Flight Sub Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service No. 9 Naval Squadron
Private Canadian Infantry University of Toronto Training Company
Croix de Guerre (France). Son of Samuel and Mary Taylor.
Awards and Decorations
Croix de Guerre (France)