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Horace Edward YOUNG

Regimental number3897
Place of birthMornington, Victoria
SchoolMornington State School, Victoria
Other trainingNil
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressVale Street, Mornington, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Charles A Young, Vale Street, Mornington, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 19 September 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Place of death or woundingBeaumetz Wood, France
Age at death18
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBeaumont Cross Roads cemetery (Row C, grave No. 4), Beaumont-les-Cambrai, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
116
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles Albert and Emma Eliza YOUNG

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