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Llewellyn Selwyn DOWNING

Regimental number1037
Place of birthRuthin Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressDenbigh, North Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, J Downing, Denbigh, North Wales
Enlistment date26 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 October 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Llewelyn Downing on NR
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialEmbarkation Pier Cemetery (Sp. Mem. B. 52), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Elizabeth DOWNING, "Pyracantha", Vale Street, Denbigh, Wales. Native of Ruthin, Denbighshire, Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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