Young, Roderick Alan (1916-1944)
Sherborne School, UK, Book of Remembrance for former pupils who died in the Second World War, 1939-1945.
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Details: Roderick Alan Young (1916-1944), born 8 February 1916, son of Brigadier-General Ernest Douglas Young, CB, CMG, and of Cecil Mary Young (nee Newbolt), of Sandhills, Reading Road, Fleet, Hampshire (formerly i/c Administration, BAOR, Wiesbaden).
Attended St Neots school, Eversley, Hampshire.
Attended Sherborne School (Harper House) September 1929-April 1933.
Tea planter, Empire of India & Ceylon Tea Co. Ltd.
WW2, Lieutenant, 1st Battalion, Devonshire Regiment. Killed in action in the Naga Hills, Imphal, on 10 June 1944, aged 28.
Rangoon Memorial, Myanmar, Face 6 www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2528773/young,-roddri...
Sherborne School: War Memorial Staircase; Book of Remembrance; Harper House roll of honour.