James Buchanan Young Unknown date of birth - Died 21 August 1918 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number12874 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 AWMMBombardier AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery, 9th Battery AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames Buchanan AWMM SurnameYoung AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number12874 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMSheep farmer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs J.S. Young (mother), Cameron Street, Hawera, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number12874 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMHMNZT 54 , HMNZT 55 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Plymouth, Devon, England AWMMDeparted - 27 May 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM13th Reinforcements, New Zealand Field Artillery AWMMWillochra or Tofua AWMMGunner AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMBombardier AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery, 9th Battery AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › James Young was the son of James and Agnes Young, of Hawera, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death21 August 1918 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathBapaume, France AWMM Death notesBapaume, France AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameHebuterne Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM Grave referenceI. L. 2. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember James Buchanan Young by laying a poppy. James Alexander Young James Alfred Young James Buchanan Young James George Young James Howard Young Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Buchanan Young Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22023539Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C17027Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM33: 20 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.