​ A Great War and Territorial Force Efficiency Medal group awarded to Private T. Edwards, 4th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry, a pre-war member of the Territorial Force with the service no.18, who clearly felt he was entitled to the Territorial Force War Medal 1914-1918 which he applied for in October 1923, though it is unclear as to whether he received it.

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A Great War and Territorial Force Efficiency Medal group awarded to Private T. Edwards, 4th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry, a pre-war member of the Territorial Force with the service no.18, who clearly felt he was entitled to the Territorial Force War Medal 1914-1918 which he applied for in October 1923, though it is unclear as to whether he received it.   

Group of 3: British War Medal and Victory Medal; (34916 PTE. T. EDWARDS. SOM.L.I.); Territorial Force Efficiency Medal, GVR bust; (18 PTE T. EDWARDS. 4/SOM: L.I.)

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Tom Edwards was a pre-war member of the Territorial Force, and saw service during the Great War as a Private (No.18 later No.34916) with the 4th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry. Edwards later transferred as a Private (No.312359) to the Labour Corps, and on 25th October 1923 additionally applied for the award of the Territorial Force War Medal 1914-1918. Whether or not this was awarded is unclear, but at that time he was living in Oldfield Park, Bath, Somerset.