Ware Town Memorial St Mary’s Church Memorial, Ware
Born in 1886 in the Bourne, Ware son of Charles and Maria (Ellis) Adams and was living in 3 Collett Road, Ware in 1911 and working as a maltster. He married Annie Lake in 1912 in Ware and lived at 23 The Bourne.
Enlisted at Waltham Cross formerly 2454 Private Hertfordshire Regiment and was killed in action on the Somme.
Brother of Private Alfred Thomas Adams who was killed in action on 14 Apr 1917 and of Private Ernest William Adams who died of wounds on 23 Sep 1917 and who are also commemorated on these memorials.