To honour those who served their country

“In this their finest hour”

Australian Infantry-tn


Staff Sergeant

Alan Douglas Edwards

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


(Alan is shown seated)

Australian Infantry

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.


Japanese POW


 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.



Panel 13.



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




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