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
Research Notes

Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial

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)