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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Serial No.1 21139
Rank Rifleman
Full Name John Thomas YOUNG
Status/Occupation -- / Labourer
Body 16th Reinforcement, NZEF
Unit E Company, 10th Reinforcement to 1st New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Last Address
Next of Kin Mrs W. Young (Mother), Katikati, via Waihi
WW1 Medal Entitlement 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 XI, Page 1426
3rd New Zealand Rifle Brigade Wounded Non-commissioned Officers and Men
"21139 Rifleman Young, J.T. Date Reported 16th December 1917; Casualty List No 743/5; Force 16th Reinforcement"
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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