Major William Affleck Adams

Birth Date 20 September 1869
Birth Place United Kingdom: Scotland, Glasgow
Death Date 15 October 1917
Death Place Belgium
Final Rank Major
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
  • 3rd Australian Pioneer Battalion
  • 3rd Australian Pioneer Battalion
Places
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1917-06-01
Published in London Gazette in 1917-06-04
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-10-04
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-10-04

Rolls

  • Roll of Honour:

    Unit
    3rd Australian Pioneer Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    3rd Australian Pioneer Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    3rd Australian Pioneer Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    04 June 1917 on page 5475 at position 1
    Commonwealth Gazette
    04 October 1917 on page 2626 at position 17
  • First World War Embarkation Roll:

    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • First World War Nominal Roll:

    Unit
    3rd Australian Pioneer Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    3rd Australian Pioneer Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    01 June 1917 on page 5423 at position 82
    Commonwealth Gazette
    04 October 1917 on page 2625 at position 35

Timeline

Date of birth 20 September 1869
Date of enlistment 14 March 1916
Date of embarkation 06 June 1916
Date of recommendation honour or award 06 March 1917
Date of death 15 October 1917