|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Kurting via Inglewood, Victoria|
|School||Central Mologa and Pyramid Hill State Schools, Victoria|
|Address||East Pingelly, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Father, John Adam, 'Waanyarra', East Pingelly, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||44th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/61/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||44th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Hamel, France|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||24.11|
|Place of burial||Adelaide Cemetery Villers-Bretonneux (Plot III, Row S, Grave No. 14), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Margaret ADAM, 'Waanyarra', Pingelly East, Western Australia|
|Family/military connections||Brother: Lieutenant James ADAM, 44th Battalion, Killed in Action, 26 August 1918.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 29 January 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 27 March 1917; marched into AIF Details, Fovant, 28 March 1917.
Marched into 11th Training Bn, 18 April 1917.
Admitted to Parkhouse Military Hospital, 5 June 1917 (mumps); marched into 11th Training Bn, 26 June 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 20 August 1917; marched into 3rd Australian Divisional Base Depot, Le Havre, 21 August 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 29 August 1917; taken on strength of 44th Bn, in the field, 1 September 1917.
Admitted to No 10 Australian Field Ambulance, 25 February 1918 (influenza); transferred to Divisional Rest Station (No 11 Australian Field Ambulance), 27 February 1918 (laryngitis); discharged, 5 March 1918; rejoined unit, 6 March 1918.
On leave to England, 19 March 1918; rejoined unit, 8 April 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ADAM Robert|