Regiment : 9th Battalion The Parachute Regiment Army Airborne Corps
Service number : 237706
Conflict : WW2
Date of death : 6th June 1944 aged 34
Buried : Commemorated on Bayeux Memorial, France, Panel 18, Column 1.
Relatives : Son of William and Mary Dowling, of Rednal, Worcestershire
Memorial : Rubery Royal British Legion Club
Also appears on : Rubery St Stephen the Martyr Church
Lieutenant M.J. Dowling of 162, Leach Green Lane, Rednal appears on a list of men from the Bromsgrove District killed in the 1939 – 1945 war, provided by the Reverend C.W. Banner, “Tuffley”, 19 Stourbridge Road, Bromsgrove, dated 29th June 1950.
Michael Dowling has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on the Bayeux Memorial.