James William (Jimmy) ADAMS

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ADAMS, James William

Service Number: VX39777
Enlisted: 18 February 1941, Royal Park, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion
Born: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1 March 1919
Home Town: Albert Park, Port Phillip, Victoria
Schooling: Middle Park State School
Occupation: Salesman
Died: Died of Illness (POW of Japan 3 years, Ambon), At sea, 1 October 1945, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Sai Wan War Cemetery, Hong Kong
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

18 Feb 1941: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX39777, 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion, Royal Park, Victoria
17 Feb 1942: Imprisoned Malaya/Singapore
1 Oct 1945: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN VX39777, 2nd/21st Infantry Battalion, Prisoners of War

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