Edward Henry Davies M.M.

1886 Sep 18. Born Glamorgan (Oct/Dec in Pontypridd seems most likely)

1891 census at 163, High Street, Ystradyfodwg

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1901 census living at 93, High Street, Ystradyfodwg

1911 census Davies, Edward Henry. With Royal Garrison Artillery 52nd Company in Aden

1915 Dec 5. Lands in France

1917 Sep 13. MM gazetted. 18391 Sjt. E. H. Davies, R.G.A. (Glamorgan).

1918 May 10. Commissioned

1919 Sep 13. R.G.A. 2nd Lt. E. H. Davies, M.M., retires, receiving a gratuity.

1920 Oct 25 ADRIC no 861 Assigned to B Coy Templemore.

1921 Jul 13 to 26 Jul on Leave

1921 Nov 15 to 1 Dec on Leave

1922 Jan 23. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

Joined Palestine Police , but he is not service no 750 Constable Edward Davies who died in a terrorist attack in 1923. E H Davies was a Corporal in Palestine Gendarmerie, born 1886 in Glamorgan, and who was alive in 1924 when he applied for his medals. While Edward Davies, the man killed in 1923 in Palestine, was born 1901 in Birmingham, and was a Constable in the Palestine Gendarmerie.

1932 Oct 22. Leaves UK for Port Said. He is a Sgt in Palestine Police. 34 Bush Houses, Blaenclydach, Clydach Vale , Glamorgan

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