|Private Arnold Taylor|
East Lancashire Regiment,
Killed in Action
9th March 1917
Buried at Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery
Another brave Haslingden weaver - he worked at Commercial Mill - has made the supreme sacrifice for King and country, offical news having been received by his father, Mr. Cochrane Taylor, of 7 Wells Street, Haslingden, that his son, Private Arnold Taylor, East Lancashire Regiment., and aged 24, had been killed in action in Mesopotamia on March 9th 1917.
The deceased also leaves a wife, whom he married in January 1916. She is a Crawshawbooth woman, and in the following month he joined up. In June, 1916, he went to the front. He was connected with Haslingden Congregational Sunday School.
In loving memory of Arnold Taylor, killed in Mesopotamia, March 9th, 1917