Diamond War Memorial Project

Sergeant David Adams

'D' Company, 10th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles, attached to 36th Battalion Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Regimental Number 1146
Born: ---- Died: 1918-03-21 Aged: -- Enlisted: Belfast

Name commemorated on the Diamond War Memorial. Name also inscribed on St Columb's Cathedral (Church of Ireland) Memorial to the men connected to that cathedral who died during the 1914-18 War, and on the Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France.

Eldest son of Rebecca and Robert Adams, 3, Fountain Place, Londonderry. Brother of Robert Adams, 286, Bishop Street, Londonderry. Father of Ruby Adams, 20, Glendermott Road, Waterside, and William Adams, 2, Victoria Street, Londonderry.

Sergeant Adams was possibly a member of Royal Black Preceptory 113.

Robert, Andrew, and Robert Adams, 3, Fountain Place, signed the Ulster Solemn League and Covenant (September 1912) pledging resistance to Home Rule for Ireland.