Regt. No.: 502
Name: Joy, Edward
Rank: Corporal
Community: St. John's        
Occupation: Carman
Enlisted: September 14, 1914
Enlist. Age: 21
Fatality: October 14, 1918

Military Medal
London Gazette, March 13th 1918.
Action Date, November 20th 1917.
During the final part of the attack when his own Officer was killed, he took charge of his platoon and showed the greatest courage and leadership in encouraging and leading his platoon. His personal example was the greatest asset to the whole company.