Sgt. Silas Edwards Jr.
Sgt. Silas Edwards Jr. US Army. He was the, son of Mr. and Mrs. Silas Edwards, of Taylor Texas. He attended Blackshear High School. He entered the US Army in 1942, and trained at Ft. Dix, N. J. He served in England, France, Belgium, Germany, Africa and Italy. He was Awarded 3 Bronze Stars, Good Conduct Medal and Victory Ribbons. He was Discharged in 1945 .