Thomas ADAMS

ADAMS, Thomas

Service Number: 2782
Enlisted: 9 July 1915, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 13th Infantry Battalion
Born: Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia, 1892
Home Town: Waterloo, Walcha, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Storeman
Died: Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia, 1 December 1960, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Municipality of Waterloo Roll of Service No. 3
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World War 1 Service

9 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2782, 13th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
30 Sep 1915: Involvement Private, SN 2782, 13th Infantry Battalion
30 Sep 1915: Embarked Private, SN 2782, 13th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Argyllshire, Sydney
14 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 2782, 13th Infantry Battalion, Bayonet wound to the arm
27 Sep 1917: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 2782, 13th Infantry Battalion, Discharged at the 2nd Military District as medically unfit due to shell shock and cardiac issues

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Address at the time of enlistment was Primmers Street, Waterloo, NSW

Son of Mary Ann Adams of 14 Seaforth Vale, Seaforth, Lancashire, England

Commenced return to Australia 23 May 1917 aboard HT Ayrshire disembarking on 19 July 1917

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal