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Allan Wadham YOUNGHUSBAND

Regimental number7458
Place of birthHawkes Bay, Napier, New Zealand
SchoolWanganui College, New Zealand
Age on arrival in Australia18
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
Address'Shirley', Cabramatta Road, Mosman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, E M Younghusband, 'Shirley', Cabramatta Road, Mosman, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 August 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 5, Battery 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Place of death or woundingNoreuil, France
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 15), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
14
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Edith Mildred YOUNGHUSBAND
Family/military connectionsBrother: Major L.H. Younghusband MC, Royal Artillery
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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