|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||October 3 1951|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Private First Class Edwards was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Private First Class Edwards was a member of the 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in North Korea on September 10, 1951 and returned to duty on September 23, 1951. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on October 3, 1951.