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Harold DOWNIE

Regimental number5011
Place of birthMyrtleford, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMyrtleford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Thomas Downie, Myrtleford, Victoria
Enlistment date22 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 January 1929

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