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Age 23
Staff Sergeant - United States Army
DOD: 11/28/44

SSG Raymond Young was involved in an airplane crash on November 28, 1944.
He was assigned to the Quartermaster Corps and had been in the Army since the summer of 1942.

PARENT: Mrs. Lillie Young, 960 Acton, Wood River

Prior to entering service, he had been employed at the Tri City Grocery. He had been overseas for nearly two years spending most of his time in Australia before being transferred to New Guinea about two months before his death.