John YOUNG

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YOUNG, John

Service Number: 10892
Enlisted: 7 September 1915, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 21st Field Artillery Brigade
Born: Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland, 18 June 1894
Home Town: York, York, Western Australia
Schooling: Craig's School, Stirling
Occupation: Farm hand
Died: Killed in Action, France, 2 November 1916, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval
Grave Reference: XI. F. 8. - Also commemorated on Panel 18 at the AWM
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, York District Honour Board, York War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

7 Sep 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 10892, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
5 Jan 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 10892, 2nd Field Artillery Brigade , Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
5 Jan 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 10892, 2nd Field Artillery Brigade , HMAT Afric, Melbourne
2 Nov 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 10892, 21st Field Artillery Brigade, Flers/Gueudecourt

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