|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||St Kilda, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Sturrock Street, Brunswick, Victoria|
|Next of kin||Miss L. Abramovitch, Sturrock Street, Brunswick, Victoria|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Light Horse Brigade Ammunition Reserve|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||8805A|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||20th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'On the 3rd October, 1918, in the attack on the BEAUREVOIR SYSTEM, near the village of BEAUREVOIR East of PERONNE, it was necessary to withdraw to a position which was exposed to machine gun fire. Lance Corporal ADAMS volunteered to deliver a despatch of great importance explaining our position to Headquarters. Although under heavy machine gun fire both going and returning, he successfully delivered the message and returned with instructions.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette'
Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalAlso served in World War II as VX39852: enlisted, 21 February 1941; discharged, 17 December 1945, Captain, 4th Australian Reserve Motor Transport Company.
|Miscellaneous details||Real name: Gershom Samuel ABRAMOVITCH|