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John Hartnell DOWNTON

Regimental number83
Place of birthEden New South Wales
ReligionEpiscopalian
OccupationBank clerk
AddressEden, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, C Downton, Eden, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918

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