Soldiers of th 12th Regiment stationed at Ballarat during Eureka from the Payroll (Australian Joint Copying Project 3714)
ADAIR Samuel, Private 332, Enlisted 19.12.1853. Arrived in Melbourne on the transport ship Empress Eugenie. Wounded at Eureka. He was one of only sixteen Ballarat veterans to serve in both the 2nd and 3rd Maori Wars in New Zealand. Discharged on the 10.6.1866 NZ PRO3730.
(Other records say that it was Robert Adair who was wounded in the hand at Eureka).