Private Alexander Young

Seaforth Highlanders

Died: Friday 19 January 1917 (aged 24)

Connected records

Record:
YOUNG, ALEXANDER
Additional information:
Son of Mrs. Young, of 18, Kirkgate, Perth.
Cemetery:
AMARA WAR CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
XXI. B. 4.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Sergeant Young
Context:
other
Date:
16 Jan 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 79)
Name:
Sergeant Young
Context:
other
Date:
18 Jan 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 79)
Name:
Sergeant Young
Context:
other
Date:
19 Jan 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 79)
Name:
Sergeant Young
Context:
other
Date:
20 Jan 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 79)
Name:
Sergeant Young
Context:
other
Date:
21 Jan 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 79)
Name:
Young
Context:
joined
Date:
23 Jan 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 144)