Service Number: 1200029

Rank: Private

Unit: 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment

Service: Australian Army

Conflict / Operation: Indonesian Confrontation, 1962-1966

Conflict eligibility date:  Confrontation, 1962-1966 (Indonesia, Malaysia, Borneo)

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Date of death: 17 May 1965

Place of death: Sarawak, Borneo

Cause of death: Killed in action

Cemetery or memorial details: Kranji Military Cemetery, Kranji, Singapore

Source: AWM152 Roll of Honour cards, Sabah/Sarawak

Location on the Roll of Honour

Larry Richard Downes' name is located at 3 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

Plan of Commemorative area showing which panel the name Larry Richard Downes' is located

Personal Service Records

For information on the service records of those who served in the First World War please see Australian Service Records from World War I on the National Archives of Australia website.

War Graves

The Office of Australian War Graves has the location and other information about war graves and memorials. Search the records of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission for details about First and Second World War graves.

Roll of Honour Certificate

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