We remember Percy Harold Adams

We remember Percy Harold Adams

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1890
birth Hanley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9615826 15th April 1890
1890
location 52 Peel Street Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9615826 15th April 1890
1891
location 52 Peel Street Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9648214 2nd April 1891
1909
marriage Jessie Davenport Source:9615843 19th October 1909 - 31st May 1956
1909
location 89 Rose Street Northwood Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9615843 19th October 1909
1911
location 87 Rose Street Northwood Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9647023 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Miner Hanley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9647023 2nd April 1911
1915
events Military Service Enlisting Document Hanley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9617984 4th March 1915
1915
enlistment Hanley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9617984 4th March 1915
1915
service British Army Private 28585 Royal Welch Fusiliers 19th Source:9617984 4th March 1915 - 15th April 1917
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9615864 2nd June 1916 - 18th November 1918
1916
service British Army Lance Segeant 28585 Trench Mortar Battery 119th Source:9617880 23rd June 1916 - 15th April 1917
1916
appointments Light Trench Mortar Bomber Source:9617880 23rd June 1916 - 15th April 1917
1916
events Military Service Transfer Trained as mortar bomber and rose to rank of Lance Sergeant by April 1917. Source:9617880 23rd June 1916 - 16th April 1917
1917
events Military Service Transfer Calais France Also includes spell in reserve (no unit) in Boulogne, France. Also at depot in Rouen, France from 29th August 1917 until 7th September 1917 when transferred to 9th Battalion Royal Welch Fusiliers. Source:9617880 16th April 1917 - 29th August 1917
1917
appointments Sapper Source:9617880 16th April 1917 - 29th August 1918
1917
events Military Service Transfer Calais, France France Source:9615864 16th April 1917 - 29th August 1917
1917
service British Army Sapper 247922 Royal Engineers 298th Railway Construction Company Source:9617880 16th April 1917 - 29th August 1917
1917
appointments Light Trench Mortar Bomber Source:9615864 10th September 1917 - 18th November 1918
1917
service British Army :Lance Corporal 28585 Trench Mortar Battery 58th Source:9615864 10th September 1917 - 18th November 1918
1917
service British Army Private 28585 Royal Welch Fusiliers 9th Source:9617965 10th September 1917 - 16th November 1918
1917
events Military Service Transfer Rouen France Source:9615864 10th September 1917 - 18th November 1918
1919
discharge Source:9618052 2nd February 1919
1919
events Military Service Discharge Hanley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9618052 2nd February 1919
1919
location 89 Rose Street Northwood Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9618052 2nd February 1919
1923
employment Underground Platelayer The Shelton Iron and Iron Steel Co Ltd Hanley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9618285 June 1923
1939
employment Cementer of leaded lights Hanley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9646961 September 1939
1939
location 87 Rose Street Northwood Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9646961 September 1939
service British Army Corporal 2nd 247922 Royal Engineers Source:192831
service British Army Corporal 2nd 28585 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Source:192831
1975
employment Iron foundry labourer retired Hanley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9615828 14th November 1975
1975
location 50 Festing Street Hanley Stoke-on-Trent Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9615828 14th November 1975
1975
death Not War Related Natural causes Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9615828 14th November 1975
1975
dates Age 85 Source:9615828 14th November 1975

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy Harold
Initials PH
Last Name Adams
Source 192831
First Names Percy Harold
Initials PH
Last Name Adams
Source 9615826
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
50 Festing Street Hanley Stoke-on-Trent Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address 14th November 1975
52 Peel Street Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address 15th April 1890
52 Peel Street Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address 2nd April 1891
87 Rose Street Northwood Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address 2nd April 1911
87 Rose Street Northwood Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address September 1939
89 Rose Street Northwood Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address 19th October 1909
89 Rose Street Northwood Hanley Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address 2nd February 1919
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 28585 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Corporal 2nd
British Army 247922 Royal Engineers Corporal 2nd
British Army 28585 Royal Welch Fusiliers 19th Private
British Army 28585 Trench Mortar Battery 119th Lance Segeant
British Army 247922 Royal Engineers 298th Railway Construction Company Sapper
British Army 28585 Royal Welch Fusiliers 9th Private
British Army 28585 Trench Mortar Battery 58th :Lance Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Adams nee Steele mother
Joseph Adams father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jessie Davenport wife 19th October 1909
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-03-04 5'1"

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