William James Edwards

Name

William James Edwards

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

21/09/1917
26

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
204236
Hertfordshire Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

PERTH CEMETERY (CHINA WALL)
II. H. 9.
Belgium

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
St Andrew’s Church Roll of Honour, Hertford
St Andrew’s Church Memorial, Hertford

Pre War

Born in 1891 in Hertford son of William and Maria Edwards of 15 Brewhouse Lane, St. Andrew's Street, Hertford. In 1911 he was a butcher’s carman.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford and was killed in action at the Battle of Ypres (Battle of the Menin Road).

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox