ADAMS, David

Service Number: 3509
Enlisted: 16 March 1916, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 5th Infantry Battalion
Born: Stranaer, Scotland, 1872
Home Town: Goulburn Weir, Strathbogie, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Draper
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World War 1 Service

16 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 3509, 29th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
1 Aug 1916: Involvement Private, 3509, 29th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '16' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Orsova embarkation_ship_number: A67 public_note: ''
1 Aug 1916: Embarked Private, 3509, 29th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Orsova, Melbourne
12 Feb 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 29th Infantry Battalion, Later reverted to Private on 14 March 1917
14 Nov 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 5th Infantry Battalion, From the 29th Battalion
22 Feb 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, 3509, 5th Infantry Battalion, Discharged at London, England as medically unfit

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Address at the time of enlistment was Wanghnu, Goulburn Valley, Victoria

Son of Mary Adams of 52 Hanover Street, Stranaer, Scotland

Returned to Australia after being discharged in England

Medals: British War Medal