Katikati e-memorial for soldiers who left from Katikati to serve in World War One

A project completed in association with the Katikati Returned Services Association.

Information kindly researched and provided by P.R.Lascelles NZEF Research Service with additional material provided by local families.

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SOLDIER J. YOUNG
Serial No.1 24/631
Rank Rifleman
Full Name Joseph YOUNG
Status/Occupation Single / --
Body 2nd New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit B Company
Last Address Katikati, Tauranga
Next of Kin Mrs Sarah Young (Mother), Katikati, Tauranga
WW1 Medal Entitlement 1914-15 Star
British War Medal 1914-19
Victory Medal
Embarked 2 Embarked 9th October 1915
aboard HMNZT 31 (ss Tahiti)
and disembarked 22nd November 1915 at Port Suez
Casualty List 3 Book VI, Page 581
2nd New Zealand Rifle Brigade Wounded Non-commissioned Officers and Men
"24/631 Rifleman Young, J. Date Reported 1st October 1916; Casualty List No 418/49; Force 2nd N.Z.R.B.."

Book VIII, Page 772
2nd New Zealand Rifle Brigade Wounded Non-commissioned Officers and Men
"24/631 Rifleman Young, -- Date Reported 4th April 1917; Casualty List No 548/3; Force 2nd N.Z.R.B.."
Roll of Honour 4 No
1. New Zealand Expeditionary Force - Embarkation Roll 1914-1918
2. Studholme, J. Some Records of the N.Z. Expeditionary Force
3. New Zealand Expeditionary Force - List of Casualties
4. New Zealand Expeditionary Force - Roll of Honour

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