Private David Young

Gordon Highlanders

Died: Monday 7 June 1915 (aged 19)

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Record:
YOUNG, DAVID
Additional information:
Son of Robert and Elsie Young, of Mill of Logie, Logie Coldstone, Dinnet, Aberdeenshire.
Cemetery:
BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VIII. A. 75.
Country:
France

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Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Royal Four Towns (Hightae, Heck, Greenhill and Smallholm) WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71715)
Location:
Hightae, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Hightae United Free Church WW1 (WMR 44154)
Location:
Hightae, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Allan Park Church (WMR 5798)
Location:
Stirling, Central
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Kinclaven Parish WW1 (WMR 57672)
Location:
Kinclaven, Tayside
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Stanley (WMR 44777)
Location:
Stanley, Tayside
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
St Mary's Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 42527)
Location:
Goodshaw, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Brechin (WMR 5695)
Location:
Brechin, Tayside
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
The Men of Stirling (WMR 5768)
Location:
Stirling, Central
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Migvie, Logie Coldstone and The Braes (WMR 8600)
Location:
Logie Coldstone, Grampian
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Scotia Bolt and Nut Works (WMR 86528)
Location:
Coatbridge, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
London and North Western Railway Company - WW1 (WMR 70645)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Young, David
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Kinghorn (WMR 5720)
Location:
Kinghorn, Fife
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Parish of Auchtergarven (WMR 82377)
Location:
Bankfoot, Tayside
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Barony Church (WMR 57050)
Location:
Dysart, Fife
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Dysart (WMR 8534)
Location:
Dysart, Fife
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Lochee Episcopal Church (WMR 85843)
Location:
Lochee, Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Caledonian Railway (WMR 13356)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Auchterderran (WMR 5714)
Location:
Cardenden, Fife
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Salen-Cross (WMR 44654)
Location:
Salen (Isle of Mull), Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Stanley- WW1 Tablet (WMR 81745)
Location:
Stanley, Tayside
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Kinghorn United Free Church (WMR 56532)
Location:
Kinghorn, Fife
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Forth Royal Garrison Artillery - WW1 (WMR 8763)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Murthly and Airntully Public School WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 82321)
Location:
Murthly, Tayside
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Orchardhill WW1 (WMR 90394)
Location:
Giffnock, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Newton Mearns Parish Church (WMR 90462)
Location:
Newton Mearns, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Port Glasgow (WMR 55047)
Location:
Port Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Kilwinning and Bartonholm (WMR 33231)
Location:
Kilwinning, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Lady Yester Parish Church - WW1 (WMR 5630)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Giffnock Cenotaph (WMR 76145)
Location:
Giffnock, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Galston (WMR 13359)
Location:
Galston, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Newton Mearns (WMR 74048)
Location:
Newton Mearns, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, David
Memorial:
Rawtenstall Municipal War Memorial (WMR 13245)
Location:
Rawtenstall, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Huyton Cricket And Bowling Club WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 15170)
Location:
Huyton, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Lorne Street Roll Of Honour (WMR 35358)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Reedham Asylum WW1 (lost) (WMR 611)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Hildenborough - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 16283)
Location:
Hildenborough, Kent
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Sprouston WW1 (WMR 78875)
Location:
Sprouston, Borders
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
High Brooms School WW1 And WW2 (WMR 41289)
Location:
High Brooms, Kent
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
St Blasius Church (WMR 21867)
Location:
Shanklin, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Strathaven Academy WW1 (WMR 86464)
Location:
Strathaven, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Ardler Roll of Service (WMR 82070)
Location:
Perth, Tayside
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Irvine Old Church WW1 (including Captain H S Ranken VC) (WMR 80667)
Location:
Irvine, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Tunbridge Wells (WMR 1540)
Location:
Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
The Modern Camelon Memorial (WMR 76463)
Location:
Camelon, Central
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
North British Rubber Works (WMR 87525)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Young, D
Memorial:
Berwick Upon Tweed (WMR 33346)
Location:
Berwick Upon Tweed, Northumberland

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Name:
Lieutenant Young
Context:
Date:
8 Jun 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 168)
Name:
Lieutenant Young
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
8 Jun 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 168)
Name:
Lance Sergeant Young
Context:
award
Date:
9 Jun 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps. (page 189)
Name:
Lieutenant Young
Context:
other
Date:
9 Jun 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Leinster Regiment (page 153)
Name:
Lance Sergeant Young
Context:
award
Date:
9 Jun 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps. (page 189)
Name:
Lance Sergeant J Young
Context:
award
Date:
8 Jun 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 13 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). (page 608)
Name:
Private C Young
Context:
joined
Date:
8 Jun 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 151)
Name:
Lance Sergeant J Young
Context:
award
Date:
8 Jun 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 13 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). (page 608)