Born in Whitchurch in 1896, the third son of William and Elizabeth Challenor of 28 Claypit Street, Whitchurch.
Frank enlisted in August 1914, landing in France with the 5th battalion in May 1915. In February 1918 the battalion was disbanded with the men being distributed between the 1st, 1/4th, 6th and 7th battalions of the King’s Shropshire Light Infantry.
Frank was the brother of George Fallous Challenor, who also lost his life in the Great War.
Regiment : 1/4th (Territorial) Battalion King’s Shropshire Light Infantry, formerly 5th Battalion King’s Shropshire Light Infantry
Rank : Private
Service Number : 11462
Died of Wounds; France (Prisoner of War) 31st August 1918 Age 22