Charles ADAMS

Charles was a 40 year old gardener, living with his widowed mother Susanna and her husband of four years, William Neale, when he joined the army in 1916.

He had previoulsy served for 4 years in the Army Service Corps. The details of this previous service have not yet come to light.

Corps

Battalion or Depot

Details

Rank

Date

General Service


Deemed to have enlisted

private

04 June 1916


Attleborough

Called up


2 Nov 1916

East Surrey Regt

70th Prov Bn

Posted


4 Nov 1916


25 depot

transferred


7 Nov 1916

Prod Batt

70th

transferred


11 Nov 1916

R Sussex Regt

15th

Transferred 783437


1 Jan 1917

London Rifles

29

transferred


25 Jan 1918



posted


25 Jan 1918

Transferred to army reserve on demobilization


19 Jan 1919

It seems that all his service was within the United Kingdom.

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