James Edwin Foden
James Edwin Foden (1901-1993) of Fodens
1901 Born in Sandbach, Cheshire, son of William Foden
1917 Joined the family concern Fodens as an apprentice
Joined Transport Company in England, operating early steam vehicles
1924 Went to Australia with his family where he worked for 5 years in transport and wool growing.
Became London representative and Sales Director of Fodens
1951 Joint Managing Director, Fodens, Ltd.
Member of Exhibition Committee of S.M.M.T.
1993 Died in Crewe
Sources of Information
- The Times February 25, 1993