Walter Thomas ADAMS

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ADAMS, Walter Thomas

Service Number: 2
Enlisted: 4 March 1916, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 10th Machine Gun Company
Born: Prahran, Victoria, 1 December 1892
Home Town: Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria
Schooling: Malvern Road State School
Occupation: Blacksmith/Driver
Died: Killed in Action (shell fire), Belguim, 25 May 1917, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Strand Military Cemetery
Plot 11, Row A, Grave 10
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

4 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2, Melbourne, Victoria
27 May 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2, 10th Machine Gun Company, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
27 May 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2, 10th Machine Gun Company, HMAT Ascanius, Melbourne
24 May 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2, 10th Machine Gun Company

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Biography contributed by Aberfoyle Park High School

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Husband of Mary Elizabeth Adams, of 9 Chatham St., Prahran, Victoria.