1. Book:Beyond The Five PointsPgs.2-4

Awards & Titles:

Victoria Cross
Companion of The Most Honourable Order of the Bath
Mentioned in Despatches x2
British Crimean Medal
Legionne d'Honneur (France)
Order of Medjidieh (Turkey)

Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: 23rd Regiment of Foot 

Action : War Survivor 

Although many perished in times of national conflict and in the service of their country, many more survived including those interned as Prisoners of War. Stories of those who did survive are included as part of this site, especially those with high gallantry awards, those included against an external rolls of honour and those who had a distinguished career in wartime and military leaderhip.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Saint Paul's No. 374 E.C.Montreal & Halifax

12th December 1848
9th January 1849
13th March 1849

In 1848, when Edward was initiated into St Paul's Lodge No. 514 at Montreal, Canada, he was listed as a Captain with the 23rd Regiment of Foot (The Royal Welch Fusiliers).

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