EDWARDS John Wesley
Regiment : 1st/1st Queen's Own Worcestershire Hussars (Worcester Yeomanry)
Service number : J02
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 27 on 8th November 1917
Buried : Gaza War Cemetery, Israel, Grave XIX. D. 11.
Relatives : Son of John Wesley Edwards, 55 Freeman St., Coventry
Memorial : Dudley War Memorial
Also appears on : Worcester Cathedral Worcestershire Hussars. Netherton Ebenezer Baptist Church with the information: Lt. M.C.
Awarded Military Cross.
Officers granted commissions in the 1st/1st Worcester Yeomanry from other units:
Second Lieutenant J.W. Edwards, M.M., posted 9th October 1916, wounded 9th January 1917, killed in action 8th November 1917. Mentioned in Despatches.
Source for additional information: The Yeomanry Cavalry of Worcestershire 1914 – 1922.