Informationen zu Geburt

Geburtsdatum:
18/09/1876
Geburtsort:
Rochester, Kent, Vereinigtes Königreich, England

Allgemeine Informationen

Beruf:
Licensed Victualler

Informationen zum Armeedienst

Land:
Vereinigtes Königreich, England
Truppe:
British Expeditionary Force
Rang:
Private
Dienstnummer:
40416
Einberufung ort:
Chatham, Kent, Vereinigtes Königreich, England
Einheiten:
 —  East Yorkshire Regiment, 6th Bn.  (Letzte bekannte Einheit)

Informationen zu Tod

Sterbedatum:
02/10/1917
Sterbeort:
Maison Bulgare, Belgien
Todesursache:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Alter:
41

Gedenkstätte

Tyne Cot Memorial
Tafel: 47

Auszeichnungen und Orden 2

British War Medal
Medaille
Victory Medal
Medaille

Zusätzliche Informationen

Private Albert Adams was killed in action on the 2nd of October 1917, probably while burying a cable line near Maison Bulgare, north of Sint-Juliaan. On the 2nd of October Adams' Company had just started to lay a cable from Maison Bulgare to the Hannixbeek Farm ( near Langemarck ). Private Adams was killed in action during the work, another soldier was wounded.

Quellen 5

"De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914 - 1918. A biographical record of members of His Majesty's naval and military forces who fell in the Great War 1914-1918", Naval & Military Press, 2010, pg. 1.
Verwendete Quellen
Ancestry
http://www.ancestry.co.uk/
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CWGC
http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/845658/ADAMS,%20ALBERT
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The Long Long Trail
http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army
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War Diaries
http://www.nmarchive.com/
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