Adams, Harold Verne, 2LT

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Last Rank
Second Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Officer)
Primary Unit
1919-1919, AAF 274, United States Army Air Service
Service Years
1918 - 1919


Second Lieutenant

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address

Casualty Date
Feb 20, 1919
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Air Loss, Crash - Land
World War I
Location of Interment
Locust Ridge Cemetery - Brattleboro, Vermont
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Military Association Memberships
In the Line of Duty
  1919, In the Line of Duty

 Ribbon Bar

AAF Pilot Badge

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
U.S. Army
  1918-1918, AAF 1056, Air Service Pilots School, Kelly Field, TX
  1919-1919, AAF 274, United States Army Air Service
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1918-1918 World War I
 Colleges Attended 
University of Vermont
  1916-1918, University of Vermont
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Prior to service, 2nd Lt. Adams worked with the Agricultural Extension Service, State of Vermont in Burlington. He had two years of military college and service with the national guard.

2nd Lt. Harold Adams was trained at Kelly Field, Texas, Army School of Military Aeronautics (September 1918), where as an enlisted man he received his commission.

At the time of his death, he was serving as a flight instructor at Park Field, Millington, Tennessee (near Memphis) with the Army Air Service, Army Signal Corps Aviation School. He was 22 years old when he was killed in an accident.

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  • Source: Vermont in the World War, 1917-1919

  • Printed by Legislative Authority of Vermont, 1919 Session

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