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William Edgar ADAMS

Regimental number3101
Place of birthSingleton New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairy farmer
AddressCarrowbrook, Singleton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Edith Smith, Carrowbrook, Singleton, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 July 1937

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