John Colin ADAMS

Regimental number2625
Place of birthSouth Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressFarina, South Australia
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 7"
Weight146 lbs
Next of kinCharles Adams, Mt Barker, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 May 1916
Place of enlistmentAlbany, Western Australia
Unit name48th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT Port Melbourne on 30 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No 191
Date: 12 December 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death--/02/1968