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CWGC headstone at Kingsway (Old) Cemetery, Kirkby in Ashfield. Photo Carol Malone
Photo Name Date Of Death Military Unit Rank
13645 Private Benjamin William Adams was killed in action during the battalions attack on a ridge near St Pierre Vaast Wood, Somme.  He was one of 35 men killed during the action and has no known grave. He is commemorated on the Thiepval memorial Somme. Visited, wreath laid and photo taken by John Morse Adams, Benjamin William 04 Mar 1917 1st Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private
Adams, Ernest Leonard 03 Oct 1918 1st Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Private
Adams, Francis Osbund 13 Oct 1915 1/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Lance Corporal
Adams, Frank 14 Apr 1918 Army Service Corps Private
Adams, Frank 07 Feb 1917 Royal Army Medical Corps Private
Family grave and headstone, Bulwell (St Mary) Churchyard. Photograph Rachel Farrand (August 2015) Adams, Frank 10 Apr 1915 1/8th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private
Adams, George 20 Sep 1917 16th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private
Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Dozingham Military Cemetery, Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle Adams, Henry 15 Aug 1917 10th Bn The Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own) Rifleman
Adams, James 20 Sep 1914 Royal Marine Light Infantry Private
Adams, John Edward 25 Sep 1915 9th Bn Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own) Rifleman
Adams, Robert 14 Nov 1916 13th Bn King's Royal Rifle Corps Rifleman
Adams, Samuel Reuben 20 Oct 1914 2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private
Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Haringhe (Bandaghem ) Military Cemetery,Belgium Courtesy of Murray Biddle Adams, Sidney 16 Apr 1918 2/6th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private
Adams, William 17 Sep 1914 1st Bn Northamptonshire Regiment Private
Adams, William Edward 23 Oct 1918 11th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private
Adamson, Leonard 07 Jun 1918 Royal Field Artillery Lance Bombardier
Photograph published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 20th May 1915 and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918 Adcock, Arthur 17 Apr 1915 2nd Bn Northumberland Fusiliers Lance Sergeant
The family grave of the Adcock family commemorating Fred's death at Mansfield Cemetery.
Courtesy of Peter Gillings Adcock, Fred 09 Aug 1915 6th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment Drummer
Adcock, Frederick 21 Mar 1918 2nd Bn Durham Light Infantry Private
Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave in Cement House  Cemetery, Belgium 
Courtesy of Murray Biddle Adcock, James 09 Oct 1917 10th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private
Buried in Track "X" Cemetery. Adcock, Jesse 05 Aug 1917 16th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private
Adcock, Matthew 05 Jun 1917 2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Acting Corporal
Grave of  22914 Private Walter Russell Adcock 9th Battalion Sherwood Foresters. Ovillers Military Cemetery Somme France Adcock, Walter Russell 07 Sep 1916 9th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private
Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking Addison's grave at Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension Somme, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle Addison, Frank 22 Mar 1916 8th Bn Royal Sussex Regiment Second Lieutenant
12284 Private Harold Walter Addy arrived in France on 9 February 1915 and was killed in action on 12 March 1915 during a German attack. He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial. Visited, wreath laid and photo taken by John Morse Addy, Harold Walter 12 Mar 1915 1st Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Private