Adams, James

BORN HULL 1885. SON OF JAMES BARKER ADAMS (1862-1933) & SARAH ELIZA VARAH LAMBERT (1864-1942) OF THIS 1901 CENSUS ADDRESS. HE MARRIED AT HULL, IN 1908 HUSBAND OF MARY ANN ROBSON (1885-1957). THEY LIVED WITH THEIR FOUR CHILDREN, AT 70 ESSEX STREET, GIPSYVILLE, HULL & THE ABOVE ADDRESS. WORKED AS A RAILWAY BRAKESMAN. HE ENLISTED WITH THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE PIONEERS. LEFT FOR THE DARDENELLES IN JULY 1915. KILLED AT GALLIPOLI, ON 21/8/1915, AGED 29. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 30/10/1915. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE HELLES MEMORIAL AT GALLIPOLI.


First name:
JAMES
Military Number:
10468
Rank:
Private
Date Died
21/08/1915
Place died:
Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Age:
29
91 , ROSAMOND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK