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Private, 4033715, William Edwin Downes

attached 7th Battalion The Parachute Regiment AAC
Died: 22 August 1944Age: 21
Cemetery: Ranville War Cemetery, Calvados, France
Notes: Son of William Henry James & Clara Downes of Ditherington, Shrewsbury, Shropshire.

Further information may be found in the personal record held by the Commonwealth War Graves Commision.