SAS Edwards, Alfred Ronald

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  • SURNAME
Edwards
  • FORENAME
Alfred Ronald
  • UNIT
2 SAS
  • RANK
Sapper
  • NUMBER
2000885
  • DATE OF DEATH
18th April 1945
  • AGE
30
  • GRAVESITE
Jonkerbos War Cemetery,Netherlands 14.E.6
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit Royal Engineers
born 29.09.1917, Swansea, Glamorgan
resided Swansea, Glamorgan
son of Morris and Catherine Ester Edwards, Aberdare, Glamorgan
killed by shell. friendly fire by Canadians (op.keystone)
 

DATE OF DEATH:

18-Apr-1945
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  • SURNAME
Edwards
  • FORENAME
Alfred Ronald
  • UNIT
2 SAS
  • RANK
Sapper
  • NUMBER
2000885
  • DATE OF DEATH
18th April 1945
  • AGE
30
  • GRAVESITE
Jonkerbos War Cemetery,Netherlands 14.E.6
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit Royal Engineers
born Swansea,Glamorgan
resided Swansea,Glamorgan
son of Morris and Catherine Ester Edwards,Aberdare,Glamorgan
probably died on Op.Amherst
According to the report of Captain Holland.....Alfred Ronald Edwards died on 17-04-1945, 1 day before Putten got liberated by the Canadians.
 
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