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Alfred Chalmers YOUNG

Regimental number4341
Place of birthSouth Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolEastern Road State School, South Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPaper ruler
Address142 Dudley Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs J Young, 142 Dudley Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateDied of disease 5 March 1917
Place of death or woundingEtaples, France
Age at death28
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXI, Row M, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
142
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Mary YOUNG; Wife: Jessie M.V. YOUNG

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