Archie YOUNG

Archie Young Photo:
Australian War Memorial
Birthplace
Ireland
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Labourer
Enlisted
02-November-1915
Place
Toowoomba
Age
21
Status
Single
Service No
330
Rank
Sapper
Unit
1st Australian Mining Corps
Embarked
20-February-1916
Place
Sydney
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Died of wounds
Date
01-October-1917
Place
Dickebusch, Belgium
Cemetery or Memorial
The Huts Cemetery, Dickebusch, Belgium
Notes

Archie Young landed in France in May 1917 attached to the 1st Australian Tunnelling Company. He was wounded in action in Belgium near Dickebusch in October and evacuated to the 3rd Australian Field Ambulance where he died of his wounds the same day. He was 23.