Frank Hand

Army Veterinary Corps

Personal Details Born: 19 May 1895. Family: The seventh child of Joseph and Alice Hand of Corra Common, Calverhall, Whitchurch, Shropshire. In 1919 he married Mary L Ankers and together they had 2 children – Frank J and Irene A. Civilian …


Campaign Medals 2

The British War Medal (also known as ‘Squeak’) was a silver or bronze medal awarded to officers and men of the British and Imperial Forces who either entered a theatre of war or entered service overseas between 5th August 1914 …


George Hand

The Great War History Hub Whitchurch, shropshire - War dead missing image

George Edward Hand was born in Wybunbury, Cheshire in 1890, the second son of Elizabeth and the late Thomas Hand of Lightwood Green, Nantwich, Cheshire. His occupation is shown as factory hand (milk factory) in the 1911 Census. Regiment : …