Died =>15 November 1945
Force => Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Rank =>Special Constabulary Commandant
Cause =>Road Traffic Collision (RTC)
Duty Status =>On Duty
Died from the injuries he sustained when the police car in which he was travelling to a Special Constabulary Conference was in a head-on collision with an armoured car at Melbourn. Chief Constable William H. Edwards died from his injuries ten days later.