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Alfred Thomas YOUNG

Regimental number414
Place of birthMoonee Ponds, Victoria
SchoolEssendon State and St Thomas Grammar Schools, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
Address22 Wilson Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinAlfred Ernest Young, 22 Wilson Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date15 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name7th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozi?res, France
Age at death23.6
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row Q, Grave 31), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
52
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred Ernest and Elizabeth YOUNG

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