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John Archibald DOWNS

Regimental number2631
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCook
AddressL22 Denison Street, Camperdown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinBrother, T Downs c/o Cairns Jam Factory, Paisley, England
Enlistment date13 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917

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