Augustine (Hares) ADAMS

ADAMS, Augustine

Service Numbers: 7437, 7437
Enlisted: 28 March 1917, Sydney, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Norfolk Island, 11 December 1881
Home Town: Norfolk Island, New South Wales, Norfolk Island
Schooling: Norfolk Island
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Norfolk Island, 2 February 1944, aged 62 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Norfolk Island Cemetery, Kingston, Norfolk Island
Memorials: Norfolk Island Cenotaph, Norfolk Island RSL Roll of Honour, Norfolk Island Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

28 Mar 1917: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 7437, 2nd Infantry Battalion, Sydney, NSW
14 Jun 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 7437, 2nd Infantry Battalion
14 Jun 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 7437, 2nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Hororata, Sydney
9 Apr 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, 7437, 2nd Infantry Battalion, Discharged at the 2nd Military District as medically unfit

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Byron Stanley Mitchell ADAMS and Maria Edith nee McCOY


Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Husband of Alice Violet Adams of Norfolk Island later of 294 Park Road, Moore Park, NSW. Alice died on Norfolk in 1957

Commenced return to Australia on 27 January 1919 aboard HT Ulysses disembarking on the 15 March 1919

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal