|Place of birth||Towe's Creek, South Australia|
|Address||Berri, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||33|
|Next of kin||Sister, Mrs Edith L Ryan, Ovingham, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||43rd Battalion, C Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/60/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||27th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 612 Pte Arthur Angas YOUNG, 59th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 9 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 20 July 1916.
Proceeded to England, and taken on strength, 13th Training Bn, Larkhill, 9 September 1916.
Transferred to 27th Bn, 9 September 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 2 November 1916; joined 27th Bn, in the field, and allotted Regimental No 611A, 18 November 1916.
Sick to hospital, 13 January 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 2 February 1917 (no further details recorded).
Admitted to 6th Field Ambulance, 12 February 1917 (scabies), and transferred to Divisional Rest Station; to 13th Australian Field Ambulance, 12 February 1917; discharged to duty, 26 February 1917; rejoined Bn, 28 February 1917.
Admitted to 7th Australian Field Ambulance, 28 May 1917 (trench fever), and transferred same day to 56th Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train, 4 June 1917, and admitted to 6th General Hospital, Rouen, 5 June 1917; to No 2 Convalescent Depot, 26 June 1917; to No 11 Convalescent Depot, Buchy, 2 July 1917; to Base Depot, Havre, 9 August 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 27 August 1917.
On leave to England, 12 November 1917; admitted to No 2 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, while on leave, 14 November 1917 (tonsilitis); discharged, 18 December 1917, and granted balance of leave, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 30 December 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Balmoral Castle', 1 February 1918 (gas poisoning); disembarked, 23 March 1918; discharged (medically unfit), 31 May 1918.
War service: 2 years 118 days (of which 1 year 288 days was abroad)Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||74|
|Place of burial||AIF Cemetery (Row 11, Grave No. 71), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B244, YOUNG Edwin George|