Private A Turniff Taylor, RASC

1901 Born Alexander? Taylor

1922 Apr 12. Private A T Taylor Royal Army Service Corps (Motor Transport). Private Taylor was shot dead in Kingstown (now Dun Laoghaire). He, with Private Cachia or Cashen were loading a lorry when Private Taylor, who was at the side of the lorry, was approached by a man who ordered him to put up his hands, Private Taylor was holding his rifle at the time. In evidence to the inquest Private Cachia stated that he heard the order Hands Up and almost immediately after a shot was fired. Private Taylor was shot once in the head and died later in King George V Hospital .

 

British soldiers died in Ireland

 

 

 

 

British soldiers killed in Ireland