Born: 1879, Ipswich.

Died: 16th September 1916; age 38; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 30th August 1915 – France.

Served in the Sudan (1898) & the South African Campaign.

Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 3/9842

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 9th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Grave Reference:

Pier & Face 1C & 2A.

Thiepval Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of the late Thomas Taylor & Harriet Sarah Taylor; Husband of Edith Rose Taylor, of 15, Rapier Street, Ipswich.




1881   2, Norwich Road, Ipswich.


Cecil was 2 years old and living with his parents, siblings & maternal uncle.

Thomas Taylor, 54, a Coal Merchant, born Ipswich.

Harriet Sarah Taylor (nee Lowe), 31, born Spilsby, Lincolnshire.

Robert Stratham Taylor, 5, born Ipswich.

Margaret Le Fortune Taylor, 3, born Ipswich.

Charlotte May Taylor, 1, born Ipswich.

John Benjamin Lowe, 32, born Spilsby, Lincolnshire.


1891   27, St. Peter’s Street, Ipswich.


Cecil was 12 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Thomas, 65, an Insurance Agent – Royal Life.

Harriet, 40.

Robert, 15, a Clerk to a Wholesale Grocer.

Charlotte, 11.

Hugh Edward Taylor, 9, born Ipswich.


Cecil’s mother, Harriet Sarah Taylor, died 1898, Ipswich.

 Suffolk Regiment, 9th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment battalion movements

Suffolk regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment


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