Private William Clarence Downey 1918

#OnThisDay 1918 Private William Downey MM, from Belfast died from wounds. Downey enlisted exactly 3 years previous & had seen action in Egypt where he was shot in the left knee. While on the Western Front, he was gassed in August & died a month later in the UK.

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