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William Hay YOUNG

Regimental number1582
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationOrchardist
AddressPearcedale, via Somerville, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Amy Young, Pearcedale via Somerville, Victoria
Enlistment date6 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death16 November 1970

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