Edward died on 30 July 1994.

He joined the 4th Queen’s Own Hussars in February 1937, while they were stationed at Aldershot. He sailed with them to Egypt in November 1940.

He was among those captured in Greece in April 1941.

On return from the prisoner of war camp, he was posted to the Wiltshire Yeomanry for a few months before being discharged.

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