Maurice Alwyn Adams

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Maurice Alwyn Adams

Birthplace: New Zealand
Death: Died in Belgium
Cause of death: Killed in action
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About Maurice Alwyn Adams

  • Full Name Maurice Alwyn Adams
  • Rank Last Held Driver
  • Forename(s) Maurice Alwyn
  • Surname Adams
  • War World War I, 1914-1918
  • Serial No. 2/2350
  • First Known Rank Gunner
  • Next of Kin Mrs Lily Adams (wife), 34 Adelaide Road, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Marital Status Married
  • Enlistment Address Tokomaru Bay, New Zealand
  • Military District Wellington
  • Body on Embarkation 8th Reinforcements
  • Embarkation Unit Field Artillery
  • Embarkation Date 13 November 1915
  • Transport HMNZT 35 HMNZT 36
  • Vessel Willochra or Tofua
  • Destination Suez,Egypt (18 December 1915)
  • Nominal Roll Number Vol1
  • Page on Nominal Roll 4
  • Last Unit Served New Zealand Field Artillery
  • Place of Death Messines, Belgium
  • Date of Death 28 May 1917
  • Year of Death 1917
  • Cause of Death Killed in action
  • Cemetery Name Dranoutre Military Cemetery, Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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May 28, 1917
New Zealand