Harry Adams

Name

Harry Adams

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

26/12/1915
36

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Chief Stoker
293436
Royal Navy
H.M. Submarine "E6"

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
11.
United Kingdom

UK Memorials

Ware Town Memorial
St Mary’s Church Memorial, Ware
Christchurch Memorial, Ware

Pre War

Born on 24 Mar 1880 in Hanbury’s Lodge, The Bourne, Ware, Hertfordshire son of Anthony and Ellen Adams later of 1 Musley Hill, Ware. He joined the Royal Navy and in 1901 he was stoker on the HMS Sappho in Cape Town, South Africa.

Wartime Service

He was serving on submarine E6 when she was mined in the North Sea off Harwich and sank.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox