Young, Allen

BORN HULL 1883. SON OF WILLIAM YOUNG. MARRIED IN HULL, ON 26/03/1905. WIFE GERTRUDE (MOORE) & 2 CHILDREN HILDA AND JOHN AT 3 GLADSTONE TERRACE, ST PAUL STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND 2 ROBERTA GROVE, CENTRAL STREET, HULL (ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS). EMPLOYED AS A HOUSE PAINTER. HE ENLISTED IN THE 12TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT (HULL PALS, ON 12/09/1914. SERVED IN EGYPT. POSTED TO FRANCE ON 07/03/1916. SAW ACTION AT SERRE ON THE SOMME AND OPPY WOOD, ARRAS. TRANSFERRED TO THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, ON 08/02/1918. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 25/03/1918, AGED 35. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE ARRAS MEMORIAL.
HE LEFT A WIDOW AND TWO CHILDREN. HIS BROTHER LIVED AT 11 GORDON AVENUE, CANON STREET, HULL & SISTER HARRIET, LIVED AT 9 SIDNEY TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL


First name:
ALLEN
Military Number:
12/494
Rank:
Private
Date Died
25/03/1918
Place died:
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Age:
35
2 ROBERTA GROVE, CENTRAL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK