MajorADAMS, WILLIAM AFFLECK

Died 15/10/1917

Aged 48

3rd
Australian Pioneers

D S O, Mentioned in Despatches

Son of John Fulton Adams and Margaret Robertson Adams; husband of Mrs. E. E. Adams, of 118, Barker's Rd., Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia. Native of Glasgow, Scotland.

Inscription

A DEVOTED HUSBAND AND LOVING FATHER PEACE PERFECT PEACE

Buried at YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY

Location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Number of casualties: 1583

Cemetery/memorial reference: I. H. 43.

See cemetery plan
Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.