Portrait Photograph of Frank Edward ("Ted") Adams
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A black and white portrait photograph of Frank Edward Adams.
Frank Edward Adams was born in Toronto on April 5, 1921, son of Dorothy and John Adams. He was educated at Whitby public and high schools. He enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force in December 1941 and went overseas as a Sergeant-Pilot on January 1, 1943. He was killed in a plane crash on August 26, 1943 and is buried in the Lossiemouth Burial Ground, Drainie, Morayshire, Scotland.

According to the Canadian Virtual War Memorial website, he is commemorated on page 130of the Second World War Book of Remembrance.

Photo also found on the back of the fourteenth leaf of Alex Brown's album. This leaf has four slots for photographs on each side. The photo at top left is Evans Michael. The photo at top right is Ted Adams. The photo at bottom left is George Scott. There is a photo of a newspaper clipping of R. W. Rea at bottom Right.
Date of Original
Width: 3.5 cm
Height: 4 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 3.5cm
Image Height: 4cm
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Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
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Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from copy negative
Whitby Public Library
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

For inquires about any newspaper content please contact askreference@whitbylibrary.ca

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Portrait Photograph of Frank Edward ("Ted") Adams

A black and white portrait photograph of Frank Edward Adams.