Samuel William Humphreys

Labour Corps

Personal Details Born: Not known Family: He married Alice Maud Ankers in 1914 in Whitchurch, Shropshire; no children can be identified for the marriage, although Alice had previously given birth to six children – Beatrice, Alice, Archibald, Sidney, Reginald and …


John Cecil Humphreys

Royal Air Force

Personal Details Born: 12 August 1891. Family: The son of Thomas and Eliza Humphreys of 11 Moreton Street, Prees, Shropshire. He married May Hall in 1912 and together they had a son, Sidney C; and possibly a further son, Harold G. Civilian Occupation: He …


Campaign Medals 3

The 1914 Star (also known as ‘Pip’) was authorised under Special Army Order no. 350 in November 1917 and by an Admiralty Fleet Order in 1918, for award to officers and men of the British and Indian Expeditionary Forces who …