Raymond ADAMS

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ADAMS, Raymond

Service Number: Officer
Enlisted: 10 January 1916, Hobart, Tasmania
Last Rank: Second Lieutenant
Last Unit: 12th Infantry Battalion
Born: Hobart, Tasmania, 21 February 1882
Home Town: Hobart, Tasmania
Schooling: Hutchins School & Hobart Univesity
Occupation: Solicitor
Died: Killed in action, Bullecourt, France, 6 May 1917, aged 35 years
Cemetery: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
No known grave
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Officers of the 12th Battalion Pictorial HR, University of Tasmania, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)*
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World War 1 Service

10 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Officer, 12th Infantry Battalion, Hobart, Tasmania
20 Oct 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 12th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Port Lincoln, Melbourne
20 Oct 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 12th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
6 May 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 12th Infantry Battalion, Bullecourt (Second)

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Biography

Son of Robert Patten and Kate Adams. Brother of Miss Madoline B Adams, c/o Clerk, Walker and Hore, 116 Collins Street, Hobart, Tasmania