Duncan Harry ADAMS

ADAMS, Duncan Harry

Service Number: 18827
Enlisted: 10 September 1915, Enlisted at Warwick Farm, NSW
Last Rank: Gunner
Last Unit: 7th Field Artillery Brigade
Born: Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia, 1872
Home Town: Balmain, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Salesman
Died: Chronic Bronchitis, 4th Australian General Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, 10 March 1917
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
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World War 1 Service

10 Sep 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Bombardier, SN 18827, 7th Field Artillery Brigade, Enlisted at Warwick Farm, NSW
11 May 1916: Involvement Bombardier, SN 18827, 7th Field Artillery Brigade
11 May 1916: Embarked Bombardier, SN 18827, 7th Field Artillery Brigade, HMAT Argyllshire, Sydney
13 Feb 1917: Discharged AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 18827, 7th Field Artillery Brigade, Discharged at the 2nd Military District as medically unfit due to chronic Bronchitis

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Daniel and Elizabeth Adams of Bathurst, NSW

Husband of  Annie Leah Adams nee prior of 98 Glassop Street, Balmain, NSW. Duncan and Annie married in Sydney, NSW during 1913

Commenced return to Australia on 12 November 1916 aboard HT Wiltshire disembarking 31 December 1916

Medals: British War Medal

Previously served in South Africa