PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Adams, Harrison Staveley (Service number: 165620)
Date of birth: Unknown
Date of death:  1984
Nationality:  British
BIOGRAPHY: 
In the 1950's, Adams and his wife, migrated under the Commonwealth scheme to Kenya. He became in time, the Bursar of the College of East Africa. Uhuru caused most Europeans to be obliged to return to UK.

Promotions:
28 December, 1940: 2nd Lieutenant - Royal Fusiliers
7 March, 1953: commission relinquished
     
MILITARY CROSS (MC)
Rank: Lieutenant
Unit: 1 Battalion, The Royal Fusiliers
Awarded on: March 23rd, 1944
Action: Citation (general):
"In recognition ot gallant and distinguished services in Italy."
Details: WO 373/5/0033
 
     
MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
Rank: Temporary Captain
Awarded on: July 19th, 1945
Action: Citation (general):
"In recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Italy."
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Page 548 | Supplement 35056, 24 January 1941 | London Gazette | The Gazette
- Page 1365 | Supplement 36436, 21 March 1944 | London Gazette | The Gazette
- https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37184/supplement/3730
- https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37184/supplement/3730
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