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William ADAMS

Regimental number61998
Place of birthWoolwich England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs M Watkins, Coorparoo, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFriend, Mrs M Watkins, Coorparoo, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceMU Rifles
Enlistment date15 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Zealandic on 5 October 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 July 1929

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