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Birth: Jan. 22, 1896
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 1918
Picardie, France

TWO MORE OF CHICAGO'S WAR HEROES ARRIVE HOME FOR LAST REST

Two more of Chicago's war heroes were brought home yesterday in flag draped caskets. Both will be buried with military honors Monday.

Private Joseph Adams was killed in action Aug. 1, 1918, at Chateau Thierry. Funeral services will be held at 10 o'clock from St. Michael's church. Burial will be at St. Joseph's cemetery. Young Adams was born in Chicago Jan 22, 1896 and enlisted Sept. 20, 1917. He is surived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Adams, 1438 Mohawk street.
*Chicago Tribune - July 18, 1921

Private Joseph Adams served in the 128th infantry, Companies A & C. He is one of the many fallen soldiers listed on the Illinois Roll of Honor. He was killed in action in 1918 and buried temporarily in France. He was brought home in 1921 and buried in St Joseph's in River Grove IL 
 
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 Parents:
  Raymond Adams (1862 - 1938)
  Anna M Waldheim Adams (1873 - 1942)
 
 Siblings:
  Elsie Marie Adams Mossman (1892 - 1978)*
  Minnie Adams Wisnewski (1894 - 1968)*
  Joseph Adams (1896 - 1918)
  Mary M Adams Schenck (1901 - 1966)*
  Raymond Peter Adams (1903 - 1995)*
  Francis Gerard Adams (1906 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Joseph Cemetery
River Grove
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: GRAVE 1 , LOT 155, BLOCK , SECTION H
 
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Record added: Feb 12, 2008
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Pvt Joseph Adams
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Pvt Joseph Adams
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 Added: May. 9, 2008

- Juanita Sloan Lowrance
 Added: May. 9, 2008
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- Debbie In MO
 Added: Apr. 29, 2008
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