Frederick Adams

Royal Army Service Corps

Born: July 1876 Family: 5th Son of William and Elizabeth Adams of Heath Lane, Whitchurch, Shropshire. In 1905 Frederick married Alice Martha Barlow and together they had 4 children – Frank, George Frederick, Frederick and Mary. Civilian Job: At the age of 14 …


Campaign Medals 2

The British War Medal (also known as ‘Squeak’) was a silver or bronze medal awarded to officers and men of the British and Imperial Forces who either entered a theatre of war or entered service overseas between 5th August 1914 …


Harold Adams

The Great War History Hub Whitchurch, shropshire - War dead missing image

Born in Whixall, Shropshire in 1886, the fifth son of William and Emma Adams of Heath Cottage, Steele Heath, Whitchurch, Shropshire. The 1911 Census shows Harold as a draper’s apprentice. Regiment : 16th Battalion King’s Royal Rifle Corps Rank : Lance …