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First Name: Leroy

Last Name: Young

Birthplace: USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Navy (present)

Rating: Seaman 1st Class

Home of Record: Granger, OH

Date of Birth: 16 January 1924

Date of Death: 17 February 1945

Rank or Rate: Seaman

Years Served:
Leroy Young

•  World War II (1941 - 1945)


Leroy Young, son of Mr. and Mrs. John H. Young, was drafted into the U.S. Navy during his junior year at Sharon and Bath High School in Granger, OH. He left the U.S. on 4 January 1944, and had seen action in Saipan and Guam. He was a member of the Navy's Landing Craft Infantry.

The Navy Department's message to his parents stated that it is presumed his remains were buried at sea.

Honoree ID: 105000   Created by: MHOH




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