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Hawes Netherlands Adams

Second Lieutenant, Army

Born: October 26, 1920
Hometown: Campbell County, Virginia
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: June 12, 1943
Died In: North Africa

Second Lieutenant Adams served with the 14th Ferrying Group aboard a P-40 Warhawk.

Before the war, he graduated from Augusta Military Academy and attended the Virginia Military Institute for three years.

He is buried in Spring Hill Cemetery, Lynchburg, Virginia.

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