Private 18776 Arthur ADAMS

Reason: Killed in Action
Date: 1 Jul 1916
Age:   25
Theatre: France and Flanders
Battle:   Battle of the Somme (First Day)
Action:   Capture of "Danzig Trench" at Mametz
CWGC Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France
Grave or Panel: Pier and Face 13 A & 14 C
SWFHS Memorial: Southam and Southam St. James
     
Unit: 6 Platoon, B Company, 21st Battalion
Regiment: Manchester Regiment
Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
Enlisted: Manchester on Date Unknown
Arrived in Theatre:   10 Nov 1915
     
Born:   23 Jul 1890 at Southam
   
Baptised:   28 Sep 1890 at Southam, St. James   Index
Parents: Henry Arthur and Elizabeth Adams [nee Evetts]
1891 Address:   Tattle Bank, Southam
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1901 Address: Banbury Road, Southam
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1911 Address: 112A Lozells Road, Aston, War
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1914 Address:   Reddish, Cheshire    
Occupation 1911:
Shop Assistant (Grocer and Provisions)
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CWGC Page:      
Private Adams
CWGC Memorial: Thiepval Memorial
SWFHS Memorial: Southam and Southam St. James
Regimental History: Manchester Regiment