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James ADAMS

Regimental number2026
Place of birthPeak Downs, Clermont, Queensland
SchoolTerranora Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBilambil Road via Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Barbara Adams, Bilambil Road, Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 July 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Date of death3 July 1917
Age at death21.8
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialBelthlehem Farm East Cemetery (Row E, Grave No. 4), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
133
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel C. and Barbara ADAMS, Tweed Heads, New South Wales. Native of Peak Downs, Cleremont, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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