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Percy William Young

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 47), Page: 4 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 47), Page: 4 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Percy William AWMM
  • Surname
    Young AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 30894 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 January 1896 AWMM LeighAuckland Province AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 22 August 1916 AWMM Tawharanui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J. Young (father), Tawharanui, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 7 December 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • Etaples AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 30894 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 22 August 1916 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark grey AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Black AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      161 pounds AWMM
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      6 feet AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Head and neck injuries AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      No 7 General Hospital (13 June 1917) in France, Admitted 2nd NZ General Hospital (15 June 1917) in Walton. Transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital in Hornchurch , Essex (22 June 1917). Went to a NZ hostel in Russell Square (15 September 1917). Attached to NZ Convalsecent Hospital (18 January 1918). Attached to NZ Com. Depot (21 May 1918) Classified unfit by Medical Board (23 May 1918) and placed on NZ Roll. AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Pulmonary Tuberculosis AWMM
    • Other, WWI AWMM
      Nature of Injury: D.A.H. Percent of disability: 75 Source: New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Joined the 1st Battalion Auckland Regiment in the field 2June 1917, then reported missing on the 7th June 1917.

    Reported wounded on the 8th June 1917.

    Married Florence Kate Knight at Eastern Road, Romford, England on the 23 October 1917. Had one daughter (born 21 June 1918) Vennis (?) Mabel Young

    Embarked for NZ on the SS Ruahine (19 May 1919). Total time served in the army 3 years and 16 days.

    Present address (as listed in New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%): Whangarei Public Hospital. AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 May 1933 AWMM
    Age 37 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Lot 1, Section 4, 39 Soldiers portion AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      47: 4 AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM

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