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Leslie Harold ADAM

Regimental number3112
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
SchoolBoulder, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMining sampler
AddressKalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eva Beatrice Adam, 58 Leviathan Street, Boulder City, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces, Kalgoorlie.
Enlistment date26 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death6 April 1918
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialGezaincourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row K, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Robert and Grace ADAM; husband of Eva Beatrice ADAM, 105 Wittnoon Street, Boulder, Western Australia. Native of Ballarat, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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