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James Buchanan Young

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  • Service number
    12874 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Bombardier AWMM
    New Zealand Field Artillery, 9th Battery AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Buchanan AWMM
  • Surname
    Young AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12874 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Sheep farmer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J.S. Young (mother), Cameron Street, Hawera, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12874 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 27 May 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 54 or HMNZT 55 AWMM
    Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM
    Gunner AWMM
    13th Reinforcements, New Zealand Field Artillery AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Bombardier AWMM
    New Zealand Field Artillery, 9th Battery AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Young was the son of James and Agnes Young, of Hawera, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    22 AWMM
  • Date of death
    21 August 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Bapaume, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Bapaume, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Hebuterne Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    I. L. 2. AWMM
  • Memorial name
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  • Obituary

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