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Arthur Charles Reg ADAMS

Regimental number5948
Place of birthPaddington, New South Wales
SchoolPaddington Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTypewriter and mechanic
Address24 Rennie Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bertha Adams, 24 Rennie Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name7th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 19 November 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Place of burialAIF Burial Ground, Grass Lane, Flers (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Family/military connectionsFather late Bombardier Henry Adams.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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