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Sydney DOWNE

Regimental number13222
Date of birth--/05/1898
Other NamesDOWNE, Sydney Ernest
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCommercial traveller
Address'The Climes', Macleay Street, Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFriend, Mrs Beatrice Isabella Avern, 'Austral Hall', Woollcott Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentStaff Sergeant
Unit nameAuxiliary Mechanical Transport Company 2, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/113/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollMechanical Transport Company
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: Service Corps 2nd SBAC
Promotion date: 17 December 1917

Lieutenant


Promotion date: 17 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be sydney Ernest Downe on NR

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