We remember Harold Edwards

We remember Harold Edwards

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Chorley, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7561651 Source:9112324 24th December 1892
1916
commission Regular Source:9112324 3rd February 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9112324 3rd February 1916 - 1918
1916
internment pow Colmar Colmar Germany Source:9112324 1916 - 1918
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant Source:9112324 1st October 1917 - 29th September 1926
1918
theatres Russia :3 Source:9112324 1918 - 1919
1920
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9112324 15th March 1920
1940
service Other Empire Force Air Commodore Source:9112324 1st February 1940
1942
service Other Empire Force Air Marshall Source:9112324 20th June 1942
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Source:7561651
1952
death Not War Related RCAF buried with national honours in Ottawa's Beechwood Cemetery on 29 February 1952. On 15 June 2012, he was reinterred in the National Military Cemetery, inside Beechwood Cemetery. Scottsdale, AZ United States Source:9112324 23rd February 1952
burial Ottawa National Military Cemetary CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Beechwood Cemetary, Ottawa, Canada Source:9112324

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harold
Initials H
Last Name Edwards
Source 7561651
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC)
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant
Other Empire Force Air Commodore
Other Empire Force Air Marshall
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration

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Official Records

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British RAF Officers 1912-1920

External Evidence

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Harold Edwards (RCAF_officer) Paul58252

Multimedia

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Air Marshal Harold "Gus" Edwards RCAF London 1943 Paul58252

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