South Yorkshire Times, December 28
Serving overseas is Lance-corporal Frederick Adamson (20), son of Mrs. And the late Mr. H. Adamson of 28 Park Road, Conisborough. Lance-Corporal Adamson, who writes home to say he is in good health and is happy.
Hewent to Morley Place School and the Middle School Conisborough, and won a scholarship from the latter school to Mexborough Secondary School, where he passed School Certificate.
On leaving school he joined the office staff of Denaby and Cadeby Main Collieries Ltd., and served there for four years before he was called up in February.