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Regimental number2178
Place of birthHarrow Victoria
OccupationFarmer and grazier
AddressClifton, Harrow, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Christina Young, Clifton, Harrow, Victoria
Enlistment date22 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2179 Pte James YOUNG, 39th Bn, died of wounds, 29 July 1917.

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