Alan Douglas Edwards
B.A., B.Ec., Dip. Ed.
(Alan is shown seated)
A.I.F. 2/20 Bn.
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.
14th September 1944
Son of Arthur Armstrong Edwards and Aileen Shields Edwards; husband of Mary Josephine Edwards and a young daughter, Janet.