Personal Number: 189296 Rank: Captain Name: Ian Valentine TAYLOR, MiD Unit: Cheshire Regiment London Gazette : 20 June 1941 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/35195/supplement/3504/data.pdf The undermentioned Cadets, from O.C.T.U., to be 2nd Lts. 31st May 1941: — INFANTRY. Cheshire R. Ian Valentine TAYLOR (189296). London Gazette : 4 April 1946 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37521/supplement/1692/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in North-West Europe:— Cheshire R. Capt. (temp.) I. V. TAYLOR (189296). London Gazette : 24 February 1948 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/38217/supplement/1418/data.pdf Cheshire R Lt I V TAYLOR (189296) to be Capt , 14th Feb 1948 London Gazette : 28 November 1952 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/39704/supplement/6260/data.pdf Cheshire. Capt. I. V. TAYLOR (189296) retires receiving a gratuity, 26th Nov. 1952.