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date: 18 August 2019

Young, Sir Allen Williamlocked

(1827–1915)
  • R. N. Rudmose Brown
  • , revised by Elizabeth Baigent

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Young, Sir Allen William (1827–1915), merchant navy officer and polar explorer, was born at Twickenham on 12 December 1827, the son of Henry Young, of Riverdale, Twickenham. After being educated at home he joined the merchant service in 1842 and rose quickly. During the Crimean War he transferred from the ...

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