Edward George Davies, born in Grindley Brook, near Whitchurch, Shropshire in 1891, the eldest son of Edward and Emily Davies of Chester Road, Tushingham, near Whitchurch, Shropshire.
The 1911 Census shows Edward as a joiner.
Edward’s younger brother, William Albert, also lost his life in the Great War.
Regiment : 2nd Battalion Special Brigade, Royal Engineers (formerly 19373 Shropshire Light Infantry)
Rank : Pioneer
Service Number : 130348
Died of wounds; France 21 June 1916 Aged 25