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Donald Francis ADAMSON

Regimental number2816
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
Address11 Vale Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Francis Adamson, 54 Gillies Street, Fairfield Park, Victoria
Enlistment date15 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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