Joseph Ernest Edwards

   

1896 Dec 21 Born (RIC record) in Westmorland.His father Joseph, was a "Waller"

1901 census at his grandparents in Westmorland.

1911 census at Westmorland Society's School, Norwood Road, Herne Hill S E

1915 Jan 23. Enlisted

1919 Apr 9 Commission on discharge in Artillery

1921 Jan 23 Joined ADRIC with service no 1593. Posted to O Coy

1921 Jan 29 Promoted Section Leader

1922 Jan 16 Discharged at demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register. Living with wife Ivy at 19 Mcleod Road , Woolwich, London. He is "Director Of Canning Factory Supply Purchase & Operator Travelling"

1954 Mar 9 Died London aged 57. His wife Ivy Doris died 1991 and is buried in same grave

ADRIC

 

 

1911 census in Llangollen

1915 May 3. The undermentioned temp . 2nd Lt . to be temp. 2nd Lt.. J.E. Edwards , from R.W. Fus. 28 July 1916 , with seniority from 3 May 1915 .

1918 Feb 4. MC Gazetted

1918 Jul 16 . RFC. The undermentioned are granted temp commns as 2nd Lts. (K.B. ) : — 10th May 1918 . J. E. Edwards, M.C . (temp. Lt. , Welsh R.) , and to be Hon . Lt

1918 Oct 25. The notification in the Gazette of 16th July 1918 , page 8339 , concerning Lt. J. E. Edwards, M.C, Welsh R. , is cancelled.