Major Alexander Young

Canadian Infantry

Died: Saturday 3 June 1916 (aged 46)

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Record:
YOUNG, ALEXANDER
Additional information:
Long Service and Good Conduct Medal. Son of the late Robert Young, of Aberdeen, Scotland; husband of Annie Gardiner (formerly Young), of 89, Lockwell Avenue, Quebec. Twenty-four years with the Royal Canadian Regt. in Toronto and Quebec. Served in the South African Campaign.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 30.
Country:
Canadian

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Name:
Lieutenant Young
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
2 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Field Ambulance (page 303)
Name:
Sergeant Young
Context:
award
Date:
5 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment (page 260)
Name:
Captain Young
Context:
other
Date:
6 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 192)
Name:
Private J Young
Context:
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 77)
Name:
Private R Young
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 88)
Name:
Lance Corporal W Young
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 83)