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John Lequire ADAMS

Regimental number5032
Place of birthCooktown, Queensland
AddressCharlotte Street, Cooktown, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Adams, Charlotte Street, Cooktown, Queensland
Enlistment date11 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 June 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Rosetta ADAMS. Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 June 1932
Place of burialCooktown Cemetery, Queensland

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