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Pte. William Arthur Young
British Army Lancashire Fusiliers 9th Btn.
(d.4th Oct 1917)
William was born 1883 in Bulwell, Nottingham, he enlisted in Doncaster though we don't know yet why, perhaps being a miner he had moved there to work. We have a copy of his medal index card is still intact and at present we are waiting to find out relevant details of his last days via the Lancashire Fusiliers War Diaries.
William was killed at Paschendale and is remembered at Tyne Cott, RIP.
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