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James Allan DOWNIE

Regimental number2780
Place of birthBulli New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarrier
AddressBulli, South Coast, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Downie, Bulli, South Coast, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentFarrier Sergeant
Unit name5th Field Ambulance
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 22 January 1919

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 24 January 1919

FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919

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