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Wiltshire Regiment - A newspaper cutting (Copyright) entitled "Arrested in Germany. Unpleasant experience of a Birmingham man." It is regarding Mr. Adams' travel from Dresden to Switzerland and the indignities he suffered at the hands of the Germans on the outbreak of War.

Person(s): Adams, A T, Captain;


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Wiltshire Regiment - A newspaper cutting (Copyright) with an article entitled 'Det.-Sergeant Returns to Army as Civilian'. It is regarding Mr. Robert Maurice Adams, who joined the Army in 1916 and served in Hong Kong and India as well as was with the Military Attache in Kabul. Leaving the Army he joined the Metropolitan Police and was stationed in Islington.

Person(s): Adams, R M, Captain;


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Wiltshire Regiment - Various newspaper cuttings (Copyright) with photographs and articles. They belonged to Captain Robert Maurice Adams but none of them is regarding him. Possibly they are regarding people he had known throughout the army. They include articles entitled "Ex-Wilts Alderman Dies", "Grand Old Soldier Leaves For Chelsea" dated 1952, "Stalwart of the Wiltshires" from 1953 and undated article "MM of First World War". There are also cuttings with photographs of a platoon of the Wiltshire Regiment taken in early 1920's in India and a photograph of Mayor of Devizes taken at the presentation of the Freedom of the Borough to the Wiltshire Regiment.

Person(s): Adams, R M, Captain;


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SBYRW : 14514

Wiltshire Regiment - Various newspaper cuttings (Copyright) all regarding the Wiltshire Regiment. They were found among other documents belonging to Captain Robert Maurice Adams and include the following articles: "Honour for a regiment", "Proud Privilege of Wilts Regiment" from Bath & Wilts Chronicle & Herald, dated 4th December 1947, "Freedom for Wiltshire Regt" from Bristol Evening World, dated 22nd May 1950 and "First Freedom of Devizes Goes to Wiltshire Regiment" from The Wiltshire Gazette, dated 25th May 1950.

Person(s): Adams, R M, Captain;


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SBYRW : 14521

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - Two newspaper cuttings from The Times dated 2nd November, 1916 which include the Roll of honour and the capture of Schwaben Redoubt. On the reverse is a list of casualties, including the name of Major Frank B. Adams.

Person(s): Adams, F B, Major;


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49th Regiment - Brief biographical details of Major General Henry Adams CB who died of wounds during the Crimean War 1854 ? 1856. He was an officer of the 49th Regiment. It includes a life like drawing taken from a family portrait.

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