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Stanley William YOUNGER

Regimental number292
Other NamesWilton, S W
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
Address82 Powlett Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinUncle, J Younger, 82 Powlett Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date10 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name22nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

Meritorious Service Medal

'For good services rendered in the period under review. This N.C.O. is a good leader, and his work as a C.Q.M.S. has been of the utmost value to his Commanding Officer. He has displayed marked ability in carrying out his duties. During the many long and tiring route marches this man has been an inspiration to all ranks, and his work at the end of a long day's march has always shown great forethought, and has greatly increased the comfort and health of his men. During the past four years this N.C.O. has rendered exceptionally valuable service to the Unit.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

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