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Edward John YOUNG

Regimental number2183
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMurphy's Gang, Merriweer, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinFriend, Jack Power, Federal Hotel, Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name36th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateDied of wounds 27 November 1917
Place of burialTrois-Abres Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave 23), Steernwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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