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Staff Sergeant

Alan Douglas Edwards

B.A., B.Ec., Dip. Ed.

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(Alan is shown seated)

Australian Infantry

A.I.F. 2/20 Bn.

 

Biography

Born on 4th December 1906 in Yass, NSW, Australia

Alan was a Lecturer at Armidale Teacher's College in NSW, before signing up. After being turned down in Armidale, as his profession was considered a "necessary service", he travelled to Sydney to join up where word had it they were taking anyone who wanted to sign on.

 

Japanese POW

Died

 Age: 37

14th September 1944

 

Loved Ones

Son of Arthur Armstrong Edwards and Aileen Shields Edwards; husband of Mary Josephine Edwards and a young daughter, Janet.

 

Memorial

Panel 13.

LABUAN MEMORIAL

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''Our Thanks are for being a Chapter in Life.''

 

 

 

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