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PostPosted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 10:43 pm    Post subject: Careston Churchyard Reply with quote

Careston Churchyard

OS ref NO 528 604

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 10:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



SNWM record

Surname ADAMSON
Firstname William Campbell
Service Number
Date Death 05/09/1915
Decoration
Place of birth
Other 6 Sqdn.
SNWM roll THE ROYAL AIR FORCE
Rank Capt
Theatre of death Unknown

CWGC record

Name: ADAMSON, WILLIAM CAMPBELL
Initials: W C
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: Royal Flying Corps
Unit Text: 6th Sqdn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 05/09/1915
Additional information: Son of William Shaw Adamson and Nora Jane Adamson; husband of Margaret Stancomb Adamson, of Whyte House, Weeke, Winchester. Born at Careston Castle, Forfarshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XVII. C. 14.
Cemetery: HARLEBEKE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 10:57 pm    Post subject: CrimeanWar Reply with quote





John Mitchell M.D. 1st Class Staff Surgeon, their [John & Elizabeth Mitchell] only son, who perished in the Crimean War from his over exertions amongt the wounded soldiers at the Battle of Alma, 24th September, 1854, aged 45 years
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 01, 2009 7:08 pm    Post subject: Careston churchyard Careston by Brechin Reply with quote

Book : Airmen died in the Great War 1914-1918 compiled by Chris Hobson (1995)

ROYAL FLYING CORPS - page 18

ADAMSON : Capt William Campbell , 6 Sqn RFC , native of Careston , Angus . aged 28 , Killed in action 5 Sept 1915 , Buried at Harlebeke, Belgium .

ROYAL FLYING CORPS - page 228

5 September 1915 :

Capt W C - Adamson & Lt E C R G Bradyll, 6 Sqn RFC, kia in FE2a No 4227 , Western Front .

Book : The Sky their Battlefield by Trevor Henshaw: ( 1995) :

Western Front : 1915 : (page 4Cool

5 th September 1915:

No 4227 FE2a 6 Sqn RFC

**AP ( artillery patrol ) AA shot down MIA ( Capt W C Adamson KIA/Lt EC Braddyll , POW . DoW ) earlier drove off 3 HA ( Hostile aircraft) in combat Sh28 1 30 d 8

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