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Alexander Mark DOWNIE

Regimental number846
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressSt Ives, Mckay, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, John Downie, St Ives, Mckay, Queensland
Enlistment date28 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 14 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialJerusalem War Cemetery (Row J, Grave No. 12), Palestine.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
8
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Alice DOWNIE. Native of Queensland

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