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 …


Nantwich Guardian 11 October 1918

Report in the Nantwich Guardian 11th October 1918 regarding the death of John Walter Nicholls “Official news has been received that Private J. Nicholls of the Tank Corps, who formerly resided at Aston, has been killed in action. He was …


John Nicholls

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

Personal Details John Walter Nicholls was born in Lilleshall, Newport, Shropshire in 1892, the third son of Joseph and Elizabeth Nicholls of 4 Church Road, Lilleshall, Newport, Shropshire. Husband of Elsie Mary Nicholls (nee Carp) of Aston, Nantwich, Cheshire. John …