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John Hemsworth ADAMS

Regimental number2144
Place of birthQueenstown, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Lilian Amelia Adams, Bromide Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 November 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death8 August 1949

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