1895–1980

Introduction

Born: Jan­u­a­ry 3, 1895, Un­a­dil­la, Ne­bras­ka.

Died: Ju­ly 22, 1980, Ab­i­lene, Tex­as.

Buried: Elm­wood Me­mo­ri­al Park, Ab­i­lene, Tex­as.

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Biography

Ensign nor­mal­ly in­di­cates a na­val rank, but this was Young’s first name, though he went by E. Ed­win Young. He was said to be liv­ing in Wayne, Nebraska, as of 1924. He served as Dean of the School of Mu­sic at Har­din-Sim­mons Un­i­ver­si­ty, Ab­i­lene, Tex­as (1934–56).

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