Name :-   Adams, William Lindsay

Nationality :-   UK

Age :-   20

Rank :-   Private

Number :-  2766429

Medal :-

Service :-   Army

Regiment / ship :-  1st. Bn., Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)

Date of death :-   26th October 1942

Cemetery / Memorial :-  El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt

Area of cemetery / memorial :-   XIII.A.26

Family information :-   Son of William and Isabella Meikle Lindsay McQueen Adams, 64, Perth Street, Blairgowrie.

Marriage of William Adams to Isabella Meikle McQueen – Blythswood, Glasgow, 26 April 1920 at St Vincent Street United Free Church, Glasgow. He was a bachelor, and a commercial traveller of 30 Kilmailing Road, Glasgow. She was a spinster, Isabella Meikle Lindsay Mc’Queen, of 3 Stanmore Road, Glasgow. His parents were David Forsyth Adams, draper (deceased) and Helen Anderson Adams ,nee Herdsman; her parents were Alexander McQueen, postal telegraph superintendent, and Mary-Jane McQueen, nee Black. Witnesses were Arthur Watson Bell and Margaret Mary McQueen.

Extra information :-

Born in Glasgow.  He died of wounds.