Alfred ADAMS

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ADAMS, Alfred

Service Number: 2367
Enlisted: 7 June 1916, Enlisted at Bathurst, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 54th Infantry Battalion
Born: Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia, 1895
Home Town: Lithgow, Lithgow, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 17 October 1917
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial
Plot XXX111, Row G, Grave 1 Headstone inscription reads: Son of Mr. & Mrs E. Adams Lithgow, NSW. He died a hero for his country Commemorated:- Dubbo War Memorial; Dubbo Book of Our Remembrance; Dubbo District Roll of Honor; Dubbo RSL The Fallen Source-http://www.mrl.nsw.gov.au/learn/historical-research/world-war-one/list-of-dubbo-fallen-soldiers
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Dubbo Memorial Drive & Rose Garden, Lithgow War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

7 Jun 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2367, 54th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Bathurst, NSW
30 Nov 1916: Involvement Private, SN 2367, 54th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
30 Nov 1916: Embarked Private, SN 2367, 54th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Aeneas, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Edward and Emma Adams of Wrights Road, Lithgow, NSW formerly of Dubbo, NSW

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

At the time of enistment he had serving with the MIlitia for about four year as part of the 41st Battalion