Awards & Titles:

1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal

Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: Yorks & Lancs Regiment 

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Detail :

Captain Eric Tyrrell Young:
Rifleman 12th London Regiment (The Rangers)
Captain 16th Yorks & Lancs Regiment.

He served as part of the British Expeditionary Force in France, from December 1914.

ProbateYOUNG Eric Tyrrell of 224 Stanley-road Wakefield died 17 January 1944 at Pinderfields Emergency Hospital Wakefield Probate Wakefield 20 March to Elizabeth Young widow. Effects £1590 0s. 5d.

For his service in The Great War he was awarded the 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and the Victory Medal.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Barnard No. 1230 E.C.Durham

3rd August 1917
7th September 1917
6th February 1918

The contribution record shows that Eric was a Captain resident at Hipswell Camp, Northumberland when initiated in 1917. He is recorded on the Lodge Roll of Honour, but not the 1921 Book or 1940 Scroll.

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