John A. Adams

Photo added by GLENN

John A. Adams

  • Birth 13 Aug 1925 Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Death 14 Mar 1945 Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
  • Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
  • Plot Sec J, Site 15602
  • Memorial ID 257861

The memorial was originally created by the U.S. Dept of Veteran's Affairs. Sergeant Adams was part of the Second Infantry Medical Detachment. He was awarded the Purple Heart in September, 1944 for wounds received and the role he played in administering first aid and evacuating his comrades to safety in Amanvillers, France. He was killed in action in Stromberg, Germany. Posthumously, he was awarded the Bronze Star and a second Purple Heart.


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  • Maintained by: Patrick J. Buckley
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 257861
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John A. Adams (13 Aug 1925–14 Mar 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 257861, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Patrick J. Buckley (contributor 46980759) .