Adam Dunlop Arnold

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Arnold, Lieutenant Adam Dunlop no.92.

3rd Battalion A Company.

Colin Street, Lakemba.

Labourer.

Born 1890, son of Alfred E. & Annie B. Arnold.

Enlisted 3/9/1914, aged 24.

Single.

Presbyterian.

Next of kin, Mrs Amy Hall, Colin Street, Lakemba.

Enlisted with the rank of Private.

Casualty List SMH 5/7/1915 Progress report: In hospital, Harefield (previously reported wounded).

(Lance-Corporal A. D. Arnold) SMH 2/1/1918 Sergt. A.D. Arnold, of Colin Street, Lakemba, has been granted a commission in France. He enlisted in August 1914, and was at the first landing on Gallipoli, where he was seriously wounded. He was sent back to Australia as unfit for further service and discharged and pensioned, and subsequently re-enlisted. Casualty list SMH 22/10/1918 Injured (Lieutenant)

Special acknowledgement

The foundation of the information on this page was copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.

Note

An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 names in the book with a link to the biography copied from the book about each individual. The alphabetical list is titled Canterbury's Boys list. The biographical files are editable, created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to contribute any further information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they may have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.

Reference

Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002