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David Anderson YOUNG

Date of birth21 January 1885
Place of birthAyr Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o Wallaroo Mount Lyell Fertilizer Coy. Ltd., King William Street, Adeliade, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Kitty Young, 'Killara', 37 Queensberry Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date13 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion


Unit: 42nd Battalion
Promotion date: 19 April 1917

FateReturned to Australia 5 January 1919

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