rivate David ADAMS
Remembrance - The Yorkshire Regiment, First World War
Private David ADAMS, 204989

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rivate David ADAMS

The photo of Private David Adams that was originally provided now appears to be of another soldier.
The photo will be replaced if a photo is provided with a reasonable provenance.

Private David ADAMS, 204989

2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 29 September 1918. Aged 31.
Born Heselden (Durham), Enlisted Hartlepool, Resided Wingate (Co. Durham).

Neil Smith (<wiltshirebear@hotmail.com>), a great grandson, states that David Adams was born in April 1887 and was one of 9 children, and was the eldest boy in the family.

From the 1911 Census, David Adams married Jane Bryson, and they had a daugher Sarah. A son, Joseph (Neil Smith's grandfather), was born in 1914.

David Adams worked as a colliery haulier.

Neil Smith (<wiltshirebear@hotmail.com>), a great grandson of David Adams, has written some commemorative words on his great grandfather. These may be read below.

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