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Emily Gillett Young

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“Emily had a great ability to figure out what was important to her - and to act on it. I loved the pictures in the video - which so carefully...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Jim Collie - Albuquerque, NM

“So sorry to hear about Emily. My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time of grief. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Donna Sayer - Pineville, LA

“Dear Young Family,My name is Lindsey Gilbert and I am the President and Head of Menaul School. It is with some sorrow and no small amount of pride...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Lindsey Gilbert - Albuquerque, NM

“On behalf of Louisiana Women Veterans, we are proud to honor Ms. Emily Gillett Young, U.S. Army/Air Corps, WWII veteran at her Memorial service on...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Anna Sanders - Baton Rouge, LA

“Women Veterans of Louisiana is saddened to learn of the passing of Ms Young.She entered the Army/Air Corp just at the end of WWII and remained to see...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Shirley Avants - Prairieville, LA

Emily was born on November 24, 1921 and passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017.

Emily was a resident of Alexandria, Louisiana at the time of passing.

Mrs. Young proudly served our country in the Women's Army Air Corp from 1945-1952.

The family has designated The Menaul School, 301 Menaul Blvd, Albuquerque, NM, 87101 , for Memorial Contributions.