We remember Richard Edwards

We remember Richard Edwards

Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Criftins, Ellesmere, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:9428754 25th August 1893
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:2434732 24th July 1915
enlistment Shrewsbury United Kingdom Source:9409418
service British Army Private 11865 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 6th Battalion Source:9409417
location St. Martin's, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:9409418
1916
death Killed in Action France Source:2434732 Source:9409418 17th September 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Pier and Face 12 A and 12 Source:9409417

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard
Initials R
Last Name Edwards
Source 2434732
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
St. Martin's, Shropshire United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 11865 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 6th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann Jones mother
Harry Edwards father

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542

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