9/07/1915-To 12th Battalion 8th Reinforcements as Private
10/08/1915-To 11th Battalion 8th Reinforcements
21/10/1915-Embarked Zeitoun Egypt to join Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces
12/12/1915-Joined Battalion in the field Sarpi Camp Lemnos
7/01/1916-Disembarked Alexandria ex Lemnos
5/04/1916-Diembarked Marseilles France ex Alexandria
31/07/1916-Appointed Lance Corporal in the field France
1/08/1916-Promoted Temporary Corporal in the field France
7/09/1916-Promoted Corporal in the field France
1/03/1917-Promoted Temporary Sergeant in the field France
12/05/1917-Promoted Sergeant in the field France
13/07/1917-Awarded MILITARY MEDAL in the field France
3/10/1917-To 3rd Training Battalion Durrington England ex France
22/10/1917-To Instruction School Candahar Barracks Tidworth England
8/11/1917-To 2nd Training Battalion Sutton Veny England
10/12/1917-To Physical Training & Bayonet School Devonport England
28/01/1918-To Physical Training & Bayonet Course Headquarters Gymnasium Aldershot England
24/02/1918-To 2nd Training Battalion Sutton Veny
25/04/1918-To 1st Training battalion Sutton Veny
4/05/1918-To No. 3 Command Depot Hurdcott England
4/06/1918-To 1st Training Battalion Sutton Veny
6/09/1918-To No. 3 Command Depot Hurdcott
21/06/1919-Embarked England for Australia per “konigin Louise” ( With Wife & Child )
2/08/1919-Disembarked Fremantle
2/10/1919-Discharged from Service


Date of Recommendation:  14 May 1917

” In the Hindenburg Line near Bullecourt , France on the 8th May 1917- The enemy having driven our men down trench ( O. C. 1 ) , a counter attack was organized in old communication trench  between C. G. 1 and C.G. 2. Sergeant Adams laid the bombing attack and by his skill and leadership the enemy were driven back to their original position.The coolness, courage , and presence of mind  displayed by Sergeant Adams set an example to the men”

Date of Commonwealth of Australia Gazette: 8 November 1917

Location in Commonwealth of Australia Gazette: Page  2942,  Position  18

Date of London Gazette: 18 July 1917

Location in London Gazette: Page  7287,  Position  2