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John ADAMS

Regimental number2101
Place of birthEdinburgh Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPrinter
Addressc/o J P Lindsay, 186 Palmer Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Adams, 65 Thistle Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
Enlistment date21 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 12 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 December 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death24 February 1945

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