Born: 15 April 1896.
Family: The seventh child of Evan and Sarah Edwards. When Walter was baptised on 26 April 1896 the family were living at Fenn’s Bank Brick & Tile Works, Bronington, Flintshire. The 1901 Census shows them living at Fenn’s Brickyard, Bronington, Flintshire; by 1911, Evan had died and the family were living at 45 Claypit Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire. The military records shows his mother living at 20 Brownlow Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire some time after the 1911 Census.
Civilian Occupation: He was employed as a private servant prior to enlisting.
Died: In 1959 aged 63.
Regiment: Royal Army Medical Corps (previously Rifle Brigade)
Service Number: 133862 (previously S/2946)
Date of Enlistment: 8 August 1914
Date of Discharge: 23 March 1919
Reason for Discharge: Demobilisation