Roll of Honour:
Service Number: VX38839
Unit: 105 General Transport Company
Service: Australian Army
Conflict / Operation: Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict eligibility date: Second World War, 1939-1947
The official commencement and cut-off dates for inclusion in the Roll of Honour and the Commemorative Roll.
Date of death: 11 September 1943
Place of death: Burma
Cause of death: Illness
Cemetery or memorial details: Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery, Thanbyuzayat, Mon State, Myanmar
Source: AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)
Location on the Roll of Honour
William Downie's name is located at 81 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial .