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John Weller EM

John Weller (1889 – 14/12/1978) was awarded the Edward Medal for his actions at Catterick, Wales on 04 February 1944. “He was 33 years old and working at Catterick Bridge railhead, where he had just finished unloading ammunition from a … Continue reading

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John Thomas “Tom” Baker EM

John Thomas “Tom” Baker (14/04/1912 – 07/12/2000) was awarded the Edward Medal for his actions at the South Garesfield Colliery on 17 May 1929 “He was 17 years old and working at the South Garesfield Colliery when Deputy Richard Lowes … Continue reading

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The Booker Brothers EM

David Booker (19/10/1910 – 01/04/1982) and his brother Samuel Booker (19/10/1910 – 12/1979) are the only two brothers to be awarded the Edward Medal; for their actions at Littleton Colliery in South Staffordshire on 14/05/1937 “They were both 26 years … Continue reading

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