|Place of birth||Trial Bay, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Father, T Grave Adamson, 'Nomingha', Tamworth, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served in School Cadets, and in 8th Australian Light Horse Regiment; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||SDLR|
|Unit name||1st Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/6/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, England
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 9 May 1915.
Wounded in action, 7 August 1915.
Admitted to No 1 Stationary Hospital, Mudros, 21 August 1915 (diarrhoea); transferred to Base, 15 September 1915; to England, and admitted to King George Hospital, Stamford Street, London, 26 September 1915 (enteritis); transferred to Australian Convalescent Hospital, Woodcote Park, 31 May 1916; discharged, 7 August 1916.
Marched in to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 8 August 1916.
Transferred to Adminstrative Headquarters, London, 1 September 1916, for duty with Anzac and War Chest Club.
Admitted to Coulter Hospital, 16 December 1916; marched in to Administrative Headquarters from hospital, 27 December 1916.
Found guilty, 9 September 1916, of drunkenness at Bhurtpore Barracks: awarded 5 days' confined to barracks.
Promoted E/R Corporal, 9 September 1917; Acting Sergeant, 21 November 1917.
Granted 75 days' special 1914 leave with pay, 4 November 1918-20 January 1919.
Married Lucy Eame HOUGHTON, widow, aged 30, Register Office, Willesden, 8 July 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from Liverpool on board HT 'Ceramic', 9 August 1919; disembarked Sydney, 3 October 1919; discharged, Sydney, 19 October 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ADAMSON Watson Frazer|