Rifleman, , 2Bn., Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own)
|Born Wem, on 25 April 1887, the son of William (born c.1861 in Clun, Shropshire) & Harriet
(born c.1866 in Haughton, Staffs.) Edwards|
1891 Census: Listed as living at 5, Wemsbrook Rd., Wem with parents and siblings, William (born c. 1895)and Alice (born 1900).
1901 Census: Listed as living at 24, Chapel St., Wem with parents and siblings, William and Alice plus George, Frank, Edward and Harold. Occupation given as blacksmith's apprentice. Father's occupation given as under brewer.
1911 Census: Listed as living at 11, Noble St., Wem with parents and siblings, Alice, Frank, Emily, Charley, Percy and Walter. Occupation given as brewer's worker.