Born at Fremantle, Presbyterian. Enlisted 21 February 1916 age 19, clerk. Nok father, James Hunter Adam, Mary St, Fremantle and later mother, Mary R. Adams of Broome House, Broome St, Cottesloe. Departed Fremantle 6 June 1916 p[er A29 Suevic. Wounded in France on the 8 April 1918. RTA per Konigin Luise in June 1919.