John Henry YOUNG

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YOUNG, John Henry

Service Number: 184
Enlisted: 3 September 1914, Enlisted at Rosebury Park, NSW
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 6th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1894
Home Town: Hay, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 17 September 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Plot 1, Row B, Grave 6 Rev. Fahey officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

3 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 184, 6th Light Horse Regiment, Enlisted at Rosebury Park, NSW
21 Dec 1914: Involvement Private, SN 184, 6th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
21 Dec 1914: Embarked Private, SN 184, 6th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Suevic, Sydney
27 May 1915: Wounded AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 184, 6th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli, Gunshot wound to the skull
17 Sep 1915: Involvement Trooper, SN 184, 6th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Sharyn Roberts

Son of Harry and Agnes Young of McCall Street, Hay, NSW

Medals: 1914-15 Star,  British War Medal, Victory Medal