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Martin Lewis DOWNING

Regimental number6081
Place of birthNormanton Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationJockey
AddressNormanton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Downing, Fosselbrook, Queensland
Enlistment date20 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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