CEF Soldier Detail

Private William Lester Adams
Died: December 6, 1919

Regimental Number:
231451
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
31st Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Prince Edward Island
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
John Adams, Father, Victoria Cross, Prince Edward Island
Address at Enlistment:
110 Bradburn Thompson Block, Edmonton, Alberta
Date of Birth:
May 10, 1893
Trade or Calling:
Harness Maker
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Date of Enlistment:
April 24, 1916
Age at enlistment:
23
Height:
5 Feet 11 Inches
Chest:
38 Inches
Expansion:
2 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died after the war of related injuries/illness
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
December 6, 1919
Age at Death:
26
Buried at:
Edmonton Cemetery, Edmonton, Alberta
Plot:
Soldiers
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 38-34
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 31st Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 202nd Battalion

enlisted into the 202nd Battalion C.E.F.