Herbert James Edwards

Name

Herbert James Edwards

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

30/07/1915
25

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
18795
Bedfordshire Regiment
2nd Bn.

Awards

1914 /15 Star, British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Pier and Face 2C
France

UK Memorials

St Mary's Church Memorial, Stapleford
Not on the Tewin memorials

Pre War

Born in Tewin in 1889 to James and Mary Ann Edwards. 1911 Census: living with family at Bulls Mill, Stapleford, Herts working as a labourer.

Wartime Service

France and Flanders. Killed in action.

Additional Information

War gratuity of £6 10s granted to mother Mary Ann Edwards. Brother to Frederick James Edwards who also died.

Acknowledgments

Brenda Palmer