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John Paterson ADAM

Regimental number15076
Place of birthKelso Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStudent
AddressParkville, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs M G Adam, Ormond College, Parkville, Victoria
Previous military serviceMU Rifles
Enlistment date28 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Australian General Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/101/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 19 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Australian General Hospital
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 3138 (5 June 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113 (6 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 23 April 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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