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ADAMSON Hugh Malcolm

Service number PM8200 Royal Australian Navy

After the war, Hugh known as Peter returned to Beaconsfield. He played football for Beaconsfield and was the secretary for the Berwick & District State Schools Sports Association.

Peter married Leah Adeline Rule in 1956 and they resided at 74 Woodbine Grove, Carrum. They had two boys John Edgar and Andrew Malcolm.

By 1968 Peter was a School Inspector and for a while lived in the western district of Victoria, before returning to reside in the Melbourne suburb of Bentleigh East.

On the 17 July 2001 at the age of 75, Peter died at Cabrini Hospital, Malvern. He was cremated on 21 July 2001 at Springvale Botanical Cemetery.

Name ADAMSON Hugh Malcolm
Service Number PM8200 Royal Australian Navy
Rank Writer
Home Port / Division Port Melbourne Victoria
Conflict Second World War 1939-1945
Date of enlistment
10 April 1945
Locality on Enlistment Beaconsfield Victoria
Served Papua New Guinea and Indonesia
Date of discharge 3 February 1947
Medals awarded
Born 28 October 1925 Berwick Victoria
Parents John Adamson and Elaine May Pell
Married Leah Adeline Rule
Occupation School Teacher