We remember Graham Ralph Adams

We remember Graham Ralph Adams

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
sibling Hannah Eliza Adams Source:6626328 1885
1886
sibling Nellie May Adams Source:6626328 1886
1888
sibling Abel Arthur Adams Source:6626328 1888
1891
sibling William Sidney Adams Source:6626328 1891
1893
sibling Stewart Allen Adams Source:6626328 1893
1897
sibling Percy Clifford Adams Source:6626328 1897
1898
birth Gorleston United Kingdom Source:6626307 Source:6623052 7th October 1898
1901
location 5 Blackwall Reach, Gorleston United Kingdom parents address Source:6626328 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 2 Source:6626328 31st March 1901
1904
sibling Henry Ernest Adams Source:6626433 1904
1911
location 199 Bells Road, Gorleston United Kingdom parents address Source:6626433 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 12 Source:6626433 2nd April 1911
1913
education Stradbroke School Gorleston United Kingdom Source:6623059 October 1913
1914
employment Box factory employee Mills' Box Factory Southtown, Great Yarmouth United Kingdom Source:6623059 1914 - August 1915
1915
enlistment Norfolk United Kingdom Source:6997286 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:6997286 9th August 1915 - August 1915
1915
hospitalisation Wounded whilst fighting in the Dardanelles. Hospital/Institution Source:6997266 9th August 1915 - August 1915
1915
service British Army Private 4357 Norfolk Regiment 1/4th Battalion Source:6997286 9th August 1915 - 28th February 1917
1917
service British Army Private 200879 Norfolk Regiment 1/4th Battalion Source:634582 1st March 1917 - 26th February 1918
1917
internment pow Gaza Palestine, State of Source:6623059 19th April 1917 - 26th February 1918
1917
theatres Egypt :4 Source:6623059 1917 - 19th April 1917
1918
death War Related Sickness The Mercury obituary states that, "Pte. Graham Adams of the Norfolks, died on Feb. 26th last at Bore, near Nidge, Turkey, while a prisoner of war." Nigde Turkey Source:7357483 Source:6623059 26th February 1918
1918
dates Age 19 Source:6623059 26th February 1918
service British Army Private 200879 Norfolk Regiment Source:7357483
burial Baghdad (north Gate) War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial The CWGC records indicate that Graham’s body was exhumed from Nigde, Turkey and was then reinterred in the North Gate Cemetery in Baghdad. Iraq Source:7357483

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Graham Ralph
Initials GR
Last Name Adams
Source 6623052
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
199 Bells Road, Gorleston United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
5 Blackwall Reach, Gorleston United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 200879 Norfolk Regiment 1/4th Battalion Private
British Army 4357 Norfolk Regiment 1/4th Battalion Private
British Army 200879 Norfolk Regiment Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Adams father
Ellen Elizabeth Adams mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Abel Arthur Adams brother 1888
Percy Clifford Adams brother 1897
Hannah Eliza Adams sister 1885
Nellie May Adams sister 1886
William Sidney Adams brother 1891
Stewart Allen Adams brother 1893
Henry Ernest Adams brother 1904
Religion
DateReligionSource
1898-11-09 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Stewart36889
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Stewart36889
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Stewart36889
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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St. Andrew's Parish Records, Gorleston. Stewart36889

Multimedia

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Private Graham Ralph Adams Stewart36889
Obituary of Private Graham Adams Stewart36889
St. Andrew's Church, Gorleston-Great War Memorial Stewart36889
Great Yarmouth - Great War Memorial Stewart36889
Headstone of William and Ellen Adams Stewart36889
199 Bells Road, Gorleston - Family Group Stewart36889
Photograph of Private Graham Adams Stewart36889
Annotated Medal Index Card Stewart36889
Private Graham Ralph Adams - pre. March 1916 Stewart36889
Death Notice for Private Graham Ralph Adams Stewart36889
Notice of thanks from the family Stewart36889
Photo of medals Stewart36889
Great Yarmouth Mercury article - 16 May 2003 Stewart36889
Family portrait c.1910 Stewart36889
Newspaper notice that Graham is a POW Stewart36889

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