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Soldier profiles

Name : ADAMS, DONALD KENNETH
Service Number : VX53845
Date of Birth : ??/??/1925
Place of Birth : EASTHAM, ENGLAND
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 28/04/1941
Locality on Enlistment : FOOTSCRAY, VIC
Place of Enlistment : ROYAL PARK, VIC
Next of Kin : ADAMS, GEORGE
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, JAVA
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 24/01/1946
Date Died : 10/01/1967
Age at Death : 42?
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : ALTONA MEMORIAL PARK, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA. ROBINSON LAWN SECTION B ROW XX GRAVE 26.
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : JAVA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : NO
P.O.W. Camps (details) : MOULMEIN (BURMA)
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : INDO/CHINA
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0002 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6120290 [OPEN]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Australian War Memorial,   Past article (size 598kB),   Past article (size 241kB)

Background : He put his age up in order to join (stated 1920). Birthdate July 5th? Repatriated to Australia on M.V. Highland Chieftain. His plaque states Donald Kenneth Adams 1925 - 1967. Treasured Memories.