William Lowson Adamson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 555
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Army Cyclist Corps
  • Unit/Ship: 21st Division Highland Cyclist Bn.
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 18
  • Date of Death: 01/05/1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Maroeuil British Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.D.7

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Forfar
  • Address: 25 Ryehill Place, Perth Road, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Jemima Fenwick Adamson

  • Father:

    Andrew Adamson

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about William Lowson Adamson

Private Adamson was the son of Andrew and Jemima Adamson, Call San Martin, Neuquien Sud, Argentine Republic. He volunteered in Buenos Aires and enlisted in Dundee, age 17.

Information kindly supplied by Gary Fitzpatrick

Can you tell us more about William Lowson Adamson'? Some additional facts, a small story handed down through the family or perhaps a picture or an heirloom you can share online. Contact our curator...

THANK YOU for your interest in helping the Great War Dundee project. Please complete the short form below and a curator will contact you in the next few days.

    I am writing to: