The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Edwards, Col John Burnard
Edwards, Col John Burnard. D.S.O. (1895); b. Saharanpur, 1857; s. of R. M. Edwards, B.C.S.; educ, at Haileybury and Sandhurst; entered the Army, 1878; became Major, 1898; served in Afghan war, 1878 80; Chitral Relief Force, 1895; in charge of Gwalior Imperial Service Transport Corps; Inspecting Officer, Imperial Service Cavalry in Central India, 1891-6; second in command of 1st Regt.. Central India 9th Divn. Horse; A.Q.M.G. of the Indian Army, 1908; Address: Mhow, India. Club: East India United Service.