ADKINS, Arthur

Service Number: 5658
Enlisted: 21 March 1916, Perth Western Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 16th Infantry Battalion (WW1)
Born: Buckinghamshire, England, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Subiaco, Nedlands, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Bricklayer
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 12 June 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient), West Subiaco Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

21 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Perth Western Australia
18 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 5658, 16th Infantry Battalion (WW1), --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '12' embarkation_place: Fremantle embarkation_ship: HMAT Seang Bee embarkation_ship_number: A48 public_note: ''
18 Jul 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 5658, 16th Infantry Battalion (WW1), HMAT Seang Bee, Fremantle
Date unknown: Involvement 16th Infantry Battalion (WW1), Battle for Pozières

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16 Battalion

Rank - Private

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Husband of Mabel Louisa Adkins, of 169, Lake St., Perth, Western Australia. Adopted daughter, Jackson Jessie May Bannister