Born: 1894, Ipswich.

Died: 13th October 1915; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 30th May 1915 – France.

Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 9294

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914-1915 Star.


Grave Reference:

Panel 37 & 38.

Loos Memorial,

Pas de Calais,




1901   29, Regent Street, Ipswich.

Robert was 7 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Frederick Adams, 42, a Fish Carman, born Holton, Suffolk.

Mary Kate Adams (nee Ward), 32, born Hadleigh, Suffolk.

Ellen Kate Adams, 13, born Ipswich.

Frederick Adams, 11, born Ipswich.

Harry Adams, 10, born Ipswich.

Edmund Adams, 5, born Ipswich.

Maud Adams, 4, born Ipswich.

George Adams, 2, born Ipswich.

1911   9, Side Street, Ipswich.

Robert was 17, a Carmen – Mineral Water – Mineral Water Manufacturer. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Frederick, 53, a Fish Carman – Fish Merchant.

Mary, 44.

Harry, 20, a Carman – Oil Trade – American Oil Cake.

Edmund, 15, a Skin Cleaner – Sausage Skin Manufacturer.

Maud, 14.

George, 12.

Reginald James Adams, 9, born Ipswich.

Kathleen May Adams, 5, born Ipswich.

Sidney Adams, 4, born Ipswich.

Leslie Adams, 2 months, Born Ipswich.

Robert is remembered on St Mary at Stoke Church Ipswich War Memorial.



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