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William John YOUNG

Regimental number1042
Place of birthLithgow New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFurnace hand
Address363 Oxford Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William John Young, 363 Oxford Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateDied of wounds 4 May 1917
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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