Charles Anderson Adamson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
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  • Service no: 175617
  • Rank: Signaller
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  • Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
  • Unit/Ship: 403rd Howitzer Battery
  • Place of Death: Mesopotamia
  • Age at Death: 20
  • Date of Death: 27/10/1918
  • Burial Country: Iraq
  • Cemetery: Basra Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 3 and 60

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 61 Peddie Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Maria Adamson, 61 Peddie St, Dundee

  • Father:

    James Adamson, 61 Peddie St, Dundee

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More about Charles Anderson Adamson

Charles Anderson Adamson’s father and brother also served in the armed forces during World War One.

Charles Anderson Adamson   175617  Royal Field Artillery

ADAMSONKilled in action, in Mesopotamia on 27th October, Signaller Charles Anderson Adamson, Royal Field Artillery, aged 20 years, eldest son oh Mr and Mrs James Adamson, 61 Peddie Street, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 23rd November 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Derek Robertson and Michael Caldwell

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