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Richard Adams lived in Hampshire, England. He has written about his childhood and youth, including the time he served in the army in World War II, in 'The Day Gone By'.

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A eulogy to Richard Adams

Jan 16, 2017


“Richard excelled in his ability to make people happy, whether this was playing games, conversing generally, or telling stories and jokes.”