Born: 7 July 1893 and baptised 14 July 1893 at St. Alkmund`s Parish Church, Whitchurch, Shropshire.
Family: He was the second of five children born to William Farr, a labourer, and his wife Sarah Jane, nee Hancock. He married Annice Kate Waite Quarter 3 1923 in Whitchurch, Shropshire. No children can be found for this marriage.
Residence: At the time of his birth and on the 1901 Census the family were living in Yardington, Whitchurch, Shropshire. By 1911 they had moved to 4 Newtown; this was the address given for him on the Spring 1919 Absent Voters List. In 1939 and until the time of his death in 1948, his address was 7 Newtown.
Employment: In 1911 he was described as a labourer cleaning motor cars but by 1939 he had become a grocer.
Died: 9 November 1948 in Whitchurch, Shropshire, aged 55 and buried in Whitchurch cemetery on 13 November the same year.
Regiment: Labour Corps
Service Number: 209093
Date of Enlistment: Not known
Date of Discharge: Not known
Reason for Discharge: Not known