Private Charles Edwards

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Monday 22 October 1917 (aged 33)

Connected records

Record:
EDWARDS, CHARLES
Additional information:
Son of Charles and Catherine Edwards; husband of R. A. Edwards, of 41, Ballville St., Prospect, Adelaide.
Cemetery:
BROOKWOOD MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
XI. C. 12.
Country:
Australian

Possible matches

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Record identifier:
People (P10359735)
Name recorded:
Sapper Charles Selby Edwards 6778
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
17 January 1917
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1812040)
Name recorded:
Private Edwards, Charles John 6603
Unit:
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1756457)
Name recorded:
Sapper Edwards, Charles Selby 6778
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10450200)
Name recorded:
Major Charles Augustus Edwards
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
14 July 1915
Record identifier:
People (P10415315)
Name recorded:
Private Charles John Edwards 6603
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
7 October 1916
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1846925)
Name recorded:
Major Edwards, Charles Augustus
Unit:
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1959721)
Name recorded:
Private Edwards, Ernest Charles 3830
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10562996)
Name recorded:
Private Ernest Charles Edwards 3830
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
24 January 1917
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2321521)
Name recorded:
Sapper Edwards, Charles Selby 6778
Unit:
2nd Australian Tunnelling Company
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2321498)
Name recorded:
Private Edwards, Clem Charles 4703
Unit:
27th Australian Infantry Battalion
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Name:
Second Lieutenant C G Edwards
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
18 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 635)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Edwards
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
18 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 635)
Name:
Regimental Quarter Master Sergeant Edwards
Context:
promotion
Date:
19 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Royal Dragoons (page 131)
Name:
Captain Edwards
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
22 Oct 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 285)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Edwards
Context:
joined
Date:
26 Oct 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 34 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 305)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J C L Edwards
Context:
other
Date:
26 Oct 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 473)
Name:
Private R Edwards
Context:
award
Date:
27 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 13 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment (page 72)