YOUNG, William Henry
(Service number 88431)

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Date 25 September 1891 Place of Birth Winchester

Enlistment Information

Date 25 January 1918 Age 26 years
Address at Enlistment 28 Ollivers Road, Christchurch
Occupation Conductor
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs Sarah Elizabeth YOUNG (mother), 32 Alexander Street, Richmond, Christchurch
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Tramway employee


Date *1953 Age 60 years
Place of Death Christchurch
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New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

William Henry Young was the son of Richard and Sarah Elizabeth (née Budd) Young. He married Elsie Stanton on 14 April 1915 at Christchurch. Elsie died in 1918.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [13 January 2017]

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