Corby Glen - Charles Major Adams

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Reference WMO/266670


St John Churchyard

Church St

Corby Glen Grantham

NG33 4NJ


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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Addition to Gravestone
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Grey vertical rectangular headstone with square top falling to vertical straight sides, stands on horizontal rectangular two tier stepped foundation. Recessed panel to top left of stone depicts Latin cross intertwined with ivy, self coloured inscription to right and below decoration.
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In / Loving Memory Of / Albert Victor Adams / Who Passed Away / July 4th 1940 / Aged 67 Years / In Heavenly Love Abiding / Also Of / Sgt Pilot Charles Major / Adams / Son Of The Above / Killed On Active Service / At Khartoum / June 30th 1943 / Aged 23 Years / Deep In Our Hearts He Is Living Yet / We Loved Him Too Dearly Ever To Forget / Also Of Louisa Ann Adams / Wife And Mother Of The Above / Died Nov 29th 1949 Aged 70 Years

Charles Major Adams. Sergeant (Pilot) 570561, Royal Air Force. Died 30th June 1943, aged 23 years. Son of Albert Victor and Louisa Ann Adams of Corby, Lincs. Buried Khartoum War Cemetery. 7.B.2.

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