Henry Edward Augustus ADAMS

ADAMS, Henry Edward Augustus

Service Number: 2147
Enlisted: 9 November 1915, Enlisted at Armidale, NSW
Last Rank: Gunner
Last Unit: 2nd Field Artillery Brigade
Born: Glen Innes, New South Wales, Australia, 1895
Home Town: Glen Innes, Glen Innes Severn, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Inverell, New South Wales, Australia , 13 November 1968, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Delungra Cemetery, Inverell Shire, New South Wales, Australia
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Memorials: Glen Innes & District Soldiers Memorial
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World War 1 Service

9 Nov 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2147, 1st Light Horse Regiment, Enlisted at Armidale, NSW
21 Mar 1916: Involvement Private, 2147, 1st Light Horse Regiment
21 Mar 1916: Embarked Private, 2147, 1st Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Armadale, Sydney
12 Aug 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, From Training Brigade, England
18 Aug 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 2nd Field Artillery Brigade , From 4th Field Artillery Brigade
1 Oct 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Gunner, 2nd Field Artillery Brigade
17 Aug 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Gunner, 2147, 2nd Field Artillery Brigade , Discharged at 2nd Field Artillery Brigade

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of William Reid Adams and Anne Adams of Taylor Street, Glen Innes, NSW

Husband of Elsie Martha Adams

Commenced return to Australia on 12 May 1919 aboard HT Soudan disembarking on 31 June 1919

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal