Chronicle photographer Bill Young-January 2004

Retired Chronicle photographer Bill Young, who saw action throughout the Pacific as a combat photographer in World War II and went on to become a society photographer and a lifelong railroad buff, died in the Seattle area on Jan. 15. He was 88.
Young grew up in Long Beach and Davis and shot photos for the Sacramento Bee and the Sacramento Union before joining the Chronicle in 1938.

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