War Badge Certificate to Edward Lester
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|Subject||Lester, Edward William|
|Title||War Badge Certificate to Edward Lester|
|Notes||These items relate to Edward Lester (1898-1967) who was a prisoner of war. His injuries were slight but kept him out of the Second World War. |
Certificate for award of War Badge to Edward Lester (given to those invalided out of the army through sickness or being wounded).
Private 5263 Edward William Lester, 16th Lancers, was taken prisoner having been wounded by Machine Gun fire.
|Item Date||9th January 1920|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||Frances Parkes|
|Contributed on the behalf of||Susan Bradbury|