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James Peggie YOUNG

Regimental number10905
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinUncle, Robert Finnick, Jubilee PO, Jubilee, Rose Hills Estate, Rosaleigh, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date29 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name11th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 31 March 1917
Place of burialBapaume Australian Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 35), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
25
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Isabella YOUNG
Family/military connectionsBrother: 10906 Sapper Andrew YOUNG, 13th Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

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