Edwards, Edward

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Eifion & Viv Williams

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Rhosesmor Memorial

Name / Enw: Edwards, Edward

Regiment/Catrawd: 10th Bn RWF

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Pte 36977

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Thiepval

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Pier and Face 4A

Country of Cemetery or Memorial / Gwlad y fynwent neu gofeb: France

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: The Victory Medal and The British Medal

Date of Death: 16th August 1916

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

16th August 1916

Ted was born in 1885 and his parents were Elizabeth and John Edwards. The address given on his Flintshire Roll of Honour card was Llettyr Eos, Hendre. It also says on the card that he was ‘missing’ from 16th August until October when he was deemed to have died on 16th August 1916.

His Commonwealth War Grave Certificate says he was the son of Elizabeth Edwards of 6 Mill Terrace, Hendre and the late John Edwards