Alexander Adams

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: May 1916
  • Place of enlistment:
  • Service no: 86878
  • Rank: Gunner
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Garrison Artillery
  • Unit/Ship: 168th Siege Battery
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 33
  • Date of Death: 01.07.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Vlamertinghe New Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: III.D.2.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 5 Russell St, Arbroath
  • Occupation: Dens Iron Works, Arbroath
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    Edward Adams

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Emily Adams, 5 Russell St, Arbroath

  • Children:

    Edith, born, 20.02.1908 & Emily, born 05.07.1914

More about Alexander Adams

Alexander Adams   86878   Royal Garrison Artillery

Information has been received that Gunner Alexander Adams (33), Royal Garrison Artillery, 5 Russell Street, Arbroath, has been killed in action.

Dundee Courier 30th July 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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