Isle of Wight War Service Reports

Surname:   Edwards
Initials:   W A S
Forename(s):   William Augustus Spencer
Service details:   Major, 7th Bn. North Staffordshire Regiment, British Army
Memorial:   St Helens Church Edwards Memorial
Memorial link
War:   WW I
Status:   Died
Biography Link :
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
(CWGC) link
:   628213
Lives of the First World War link:   5312365
Cemetery / Memorial:   Amara War Cemetery
District / Country
(or Reporting Authority
for Civilian War Dead)
:   Iraq
Newspaper entry:   
Newspaper Source:   
Father:   Spencer Henry H Edwards
(Maiden name shown)
:   Flora Campbell Bowie
Birth Place:   Freshford, Somerset
Birth Date:   26 Oct 1874
Death Place:   Mesopotamia
Death Date:   30 Apr 1916
Buried / commemorated
or cremated at
:   Amara War Cemetery Iraq VI. D. 1.
Census 1881:   Abbotsleigh, Freshford, Somerset
Census 1891:   [Pupil] Haileybury College, Great Amwell, Ware, Hertfordshire
Census 1901:   not located
Census 1911:   [Visitor] The Vicarage, North Nibley, Gloucestershire