NNWFHS Meetings & Events

2nd Lieutenant Wilfred Edward Tayton

6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment
Killed in Action, Battle of Passchendaele, France and Flanders, 10th August 1917, aged 36

  • Commemorated: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panels 43 and 45
  • Awarded: British War & Victory medals
  • Son of James and Jane Tayton
  • Husband of Mabel Tayton [nee Foster]. Married Jul Qtr 1915 at Nuneaton

Links to Relevant Information

1911 Census and Family History Information

  • Born 25 Oct 1880 at Coventry
  • Attended Saltley Church of England Training College
  • Lived at 21 Norfolk Street, Coventry [1891]
  • Lived at Saltey Training College, Saltley, Birmingham [1901]
  • Lived at 21 Norfolk Street, Coventry [1911]
  • Lived in Chilvers Coton [1916]
  • Employed as an Elementary School Teacher [1911]
  • Enlisted October 1916. Gazetted to 2nd Lt on 29 May 1917

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. Cookies used for the essential operation of this site have already been set. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

  I accept cookies from this site.
EU Cookie Directive Module Information