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Kenneth Jack YOUNG

Regimental number614
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
SchoolSt Fable's (Roman Catholic) School, Port Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressPrince Street, Alberton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Young, Prince Street, Alberton, South Australia
Enlistment date21 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 July 1918
Place of death or woundingHamel, France
Age at death23.7
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 34), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary YOUNG
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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