John ADAMS

ADAMS, John

Service Number: 2120
Enlisted: 1 December 1916, Enlisted at Sydney, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 23rd Machine Gun Company
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1889
Home Town: Croydon, Ashfield, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
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World War 1 Service

1 Dec 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2120, Machine Gun Companies and Battalions, Enlisted at Sydney, NSW
26 Nov 1917: Involvement Private, SN 2120, Machine Gun Companies and Battalions
26 Nov 1917: Embarked Private, SN 2120, Machine Gun Companies and Battalions, SS Indarra, Melbourne
5 Feb 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 13th Infantry Battalion, From Training Battalion at Codford, England
10 Apr 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 3rd Machine Gun Company
3 Sep 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 2120, 23rd Machine Gun Company, Discharged at 2nd Military District

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Next of kin given as his aunt Sarah Adams of 7 College Street, Croydon, NSW

Commenced return to Australia on 11 May 1919 aboard Zealandia disembarking on 11 August 1919 at Melbourne for onward travel to Sydney

 Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal