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Oswald Stewart ADAM

Regimental number7076
Place of birthNewcastle, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelegraphist
Address1 Throsby Street, Wickham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 7"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs E. Adam, 1 Throsby Street, Wickham, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1915
Place of enlistmentWarwick Farm, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 5, Brigade HQ
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A45 Bulla on 25 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919
Discharge date4 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Runic', 27 April 1919; disembarked Sydney, 11 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 4 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsPlace of birth entered as Newcastle, England, on National Archives site.
SourcesNAA B2455 4104105

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