2nd Lt. Herbert William Sturrock Young, Border Reg

1893 Dec 31 Born Downfield, Forfar, Scotland his father was a "machine fitter" from 1891 census

1901 census at Lochee, Forfar, Scotland

Eliza Young Head Married Female 39 1862 - Lochee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland  
George Young Son Single Male 20 1881 Printer Newspaper Dundee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland  
Matilda Young Daughter Single Female 17 1884 Tea Dealer's Saleswoman Dundee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland  
Herbert Young Son - Male 8 1893 Scholar Downfield, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland  
Jeanie Young Daughter - Female 2 1899 - Lochee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland  
Norman Young Son - Male 1 1900 - Lochee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland  
Matilda McLaggan Mother Widow Female 69 1832 Annuitant Dundee, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland

1914 Apr/Jun Married in Liverpool to Margaret L Richardson

Enlisted in 2/8 Kings Liverpool

1917 Nov 28 Commissioned 2nd Lt in Border Regt.

1919 Feb 22 . Temp. 2nd Lt. H.W.S. Young relinquishes his commission on account of ill-health and retains the rank of 2nd Lt

1919 Mar 15. Obtains a Merchant Seaman card as a Steward

1920 Sep 17. Joined ADRIC with service no. Posted to I Coy. His wife is at the same address as on MIC

1920 Nov 8 Promoted Section Leader i/c Coy Stores

1920 Mar 6 to 19 Mar on Leave

1921 Mar 23. Posted to Depot

1921 May 7.Posted to I Coy

1921 May 16. Discharged medically unfit, not due to service with ADRIC

1921 census at Milroy St, Liverpool. Wife Margaret Leona