Soldiers of the Regiment
Richard Taylor donated a number of items to the King's Own Museum in
its early days, recently we have acquired his First World War Medals.
1914/15 Star, British War and Allied Victory Medal to Sergeant Richard
Taylor, numbers 1738 and 240325 of the 1st/5th Battalion, King's Own
Royal Lancaster Regiment.
Accession Number: KO3100/23-24-25
Box of issue for 1914/15 Star to Sergeant Richard Taylor.
Accession Number: KO3100/26
Box of issue for the British War and Allied Victory Medals to Sergeant
Accession Number: KO3100/27
Items in the museum's collection from Richard Taylor:
|Trench Map: France: Lens 11|
Accession Number: KO0005/01
|Trench map: France Sheet 62 D NE|
Accession Number: KO0005/02
|Trench map: Belgium Sheet 28 NW|
Accession Number: KO0005/03
|Notes on the Use of Smoke, 1917|
Accession Number: KO0006/01
|Defensive Measures against Gas Attacks|
Accession Number: KO0006/02
|Rifle Grenade Discharger, October 1917|
Accession Number: KO0006/03
|Yellow Cross Gas Shells and The measures to be taken to
counteract their effects.|
Accession Number: KO0006/04
|Memorandum on Gas poisoning in mines.|
Printed by H & S Jul 1917.
Accession Number: KO0006/05
|5 1/2 day course re gas warfare|
Accession Number: KO0006/06
|Yellow Cross Training [for gas warfare] Lecture and Practical
outline of training. Single sheet foolscap duplicated in blue and
Accession Number: KO0006/07
|Book: Standing Orders for Defence Against Gas|
Accession Number: KO0195/01
|Book: Gas Warfare Monthly Summary of Information, October 1917|
Accession Number: KO0195/02
|Army Book 64 Soldier’s Service and Pay Book to Acting Sergeant R
Taylor, number 240325, 1st/5th King’s Own. Enlisted 6 Aug 1914|
Accession Number: KO0195/03
5th Battalion, King’s Own Royal Lancaster Regiment.
‘F’ Company at Knole Park, Sevenoaks, Kent. 1914. Postmarked 25 Nov
Photograph by W Johnston, 4 Great John Street, Lancaster.
Accession Number: KO0195/04
Photo: Review by King of Belgium – 1st/5th Battalion, King’s Own
Royal Lancaster Regiment, passing the Saluting Base
Accession Number: KO0195/05
Photo: Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant
Joseph Woodcock, 5th Battalion,
King’s Own Royal Lancaster Regiment.
Accession Number: KO0195/06