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Harry Fleming YOUNG

Regimental number1784
Place of birthBurwood New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressBank of Australasia, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinBrother, Dr Richard Weeke Young, Mascot, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 14 April 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF49
Promotion date: 1 May 1918

Lieutenant


Unit: INF49
Promotion date: 1 October 1918

FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal

'For consistently good work in the Field and for cheerful devotion to duty under all circumstances during the period 26th February to 20th September, 1917.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

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