Born: 1897, Ipswich.

Died: 15th July 1916; age 19; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 3789

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War.


Grave Reference:

Pier & Face 1C & 2A.

Thiepval Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Richmond Ernest & E.M. Adams (Stepmother), of ‘Glenhurst’, Vale Road, Chesham, Buckinghamshire.




1901   Upper Grange Road, Beccles, Suffolk.

Thomas was 4 years old and living with his parents & brother.

Richmond Ernest Adams, 29, a Printer’s Proof Reader, born Ipswich.

Gertrude Lizzie Adams (nee Stokes), 29, born Ipswich.

Cyril Ernest Adams, 1, born Beccles.

1911   Rose Villa, Upper Grange Road, Beccles.

Thomas was 14 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Richmond, 39, a Printer’s Press Reviser.

Gertrude, 39.

Cyril, 11.

Gertrude Winifred Adams, 7, born Beccles.


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