Thomas Symington ADAMS


ADAMS, Thomas Symington

Service Number: QX20124
Enlisted: 10 March 1941, Rockhampton, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2/3 Reserve Motor Transport Company
Born: Catrine, Scotland, 26 February 1900
Home Town: Wowan, Banana, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: General carrier
Died: Died of Illness (POW of Japan), Burma, 1 September 1943, aged 43 years
Cemetery: Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery
Plot A10, Row A, Grave 3
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

10 Mar 1941: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN QX20124, Rockhampton, Queensland
16 Feb 1942: Imprisoned Malaya/Singapore
1 Sep 1943: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN QX20124, 2/3 Reserve Motor Transport Company, Prisoners of War

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Australian Army Service Corps, 3 Reserve Motor Transport Company

Rank - Private

31 October 1942 - PRisoner of War in Java

Medals: 1939-45 Star, Pacific Star, War Medal,

Son of Thomas and Margaret Adams; Husband of Dorcas Ella Annandale Adams, of Wowan, Queensland