ADAMS, George
(Service number 91321)

First Rank Last Rank


Date 1 March 1885 Place of Birth Pleasant Point

Enlistment Information

Date (1) 1 July 1918; (2) 29 August 1918 Age
Address at Enlistment (1) 199 Barbadoes Street, Christchurch; (2) 130 Fisher Street, Beckenham, Christchurch
Occupation (1) Attendant (Sunnyside Mental Asylum); (2) Military Policeman
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married. Two children
Next of Kin (1) Alice Agnes ADAMS (wife), 130 Fisher Street, Beckenham, Christchurch; (2) Mrs A. A. ADAMS (wife), 9 Church Street, Timaru
Religion Church of England
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

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Date 1 May 1939 Age 54 years
Place of Death Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
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Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

George Adams was born in 1884, possibly the son of Charles and Ann (née Cullimore) Adams. His mother died in 1899 and his father in 1906. He married Alice Agnes Elstone in 1913 at Fairlie. Audrey was born in 1913 at Gisborne and Fairlie Beryl in 1915 at Timaru. A son Alfred George was born in 1924 while the family was living at Fairlie.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [11 June 2017]

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