Thomas Dart ADAMS

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ADAMS, Thomas Dart

Service Number: 730
Enlisted: 27 March 1916, Mildura, Victoria, Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 59th Infantry Battalion
Born: Ravenswood, Victoria, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, France, 19 June 1918, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Mericourt-L'Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension
Plot 111, Row C, Grave 10 Rev, R.G. Brimer officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Ravenswood State School Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

27 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Mildura, Victoria, Australia
20 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 730, 38th Infantry Battalion
20 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 730, 38th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Runic, Melbourne
19 Jun 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 730, 59th Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Involvement 59th Infantry Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix)

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Biography

59 Battalion

Rank - Private

9 September 1916 Disembarked England

11 September 1916 Marched into Etaples from England

31 October 1916 RE-alloted to 59 Btn from 6 Btn

16 December 1916 Hospital - Trench feet

4 April 1917 - Scabies

3 October 1917 - Influenza

19 June 1918 Killed in actin - Shelll

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Son of James McConnell Adams and Eliza Margaret Adams, of Ravenswood, Victoria, Australia.

 

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