Born: 10 September 1887
Family: The fifth child of James and Hannah Edwards of Whitchurch Road, Prees, Shropshire.
Civilian Occupation: He was a farm waggoner prior to enlisting for 12 years.
Regiment: Royal Navy
Service Number: 309229
Date of Enlistment: 4 November 1905
Date of Discharge: 12 February 1919
Reason for Discharge: End of service engagement