1890 Dec 3. Born Morpeth, Northumberland
1891 census at 5, Goose Hill, Morpeth
1901 census at 10, Newgate Street, Morpeth
1911 census at 49 Katherine Street Hirst Ashington
1917 Jan Lands in France
1918 Feb 27. The undermentioned, from Officer Cadet Units, to be 2nd Lts. R. Lanc. R.—James Thomas Adams.
1919 Feb 18. Manchester Regt. Temp. 2nd Lt. J. T. Adams to take rank and precedence in the Corps and in the Army as if his appt. as temp. 2nd Lt. bore date the 30th day of Apr. 1918
1919 Oct 30. KRRC. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be temp. Lts.: — J. T. Adams. 30 Oct. 1919.
1919 Oct 30. Manch. R. Temp. 2nd Lt. J. T. Adams to be temp. Lt. 30 Oct. 1919. (Substituted for Gaz. notification 8 Mar. 1920 under K.R.R.C.) (Since relinquished his commission.)
1920 Apr 28. Manch. R. Temp. Lt. J. T. Adams relinquishes his commission on completion of service, and retains the rank of Lt.
1920 Nov 15. Joined ADRIC with service no 1033. posted I Coy
1921 Jan 10 Section Leader
1921 Mar 9. Re-engaged
1921 May 21. Raids in Dublin
1922 Jan 22. Discharged at demobilisation of ADRIC
1973 Apr/Jun Died Northumberland age 83