Joseph EdwardsPrivateF/40842West Nova Scotia Regiment, R.C.I.C.September 24, 1919Pondville, Richmond Co., NSJuly 16, 1940FarmerSingleRoman CatholicStanley Edwards (brother) West Arichat, Cape Breton, NSDecember 11, 194324Moro River Canadian War CemeteryIX. C. 7. Commemorated on page 157 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on April 2Joseph was the son of Francis and Marie Jane (Gerard) Edwards. Marie Edwards died in 1921. Prior to his enlistment Joseph worked on a farm in Kentville, NS. He was killed in action near St. Vito, near the Moro River, while serving in Italy. He was initially buried in St. Vito, in an orchard.