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Archibald Hugh ADAMS

Regimental number509
Place of birthCabarlah, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFireman
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.6
Height5' 9.5"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinFather, James Adams, Mabel Street, Harlaxton via Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date30 December 1915
Place of enlistmentToowoomba, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 November 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date7 March 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Aeneas', 22 November 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 7 March 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 November 1965

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