Albert Ernest ADAMS

Birthplace
England
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Engineer
Enlisted
20-October-1914
Place
Toowoomba
Age
23
Status
Single
Service No
680/714
Rank
Private
Unit
15th Battalion, E Company
Embarked
22-December-1914
Place
Melbourne
Active Service
Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
April 1918
Notes

Brother of 253 Private Sydney James Adams (KIA).

 

Albert Adams was wounded at Gallipoli and also contracted typhoid. He was invalided to Australia in January 1916 and declared medically unfit for service. After recovering he re-enlisted in January 1917 and served on the Western Front. He was hospitalised with bronchitis and tonsillitis and again declared medically unfit. He returned to Australia in April 1918 to work in a munitions factory.

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