Crank, Frank –

Son of James and Ann Crank, of Darcy Lever, Bolton, Lancashire.

Personal details

  • Surname: Crank
  • Forename: Frank
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 20
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: February 25th, 1944
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Rifleman
  • Unit: 1st (The London Irish Rifles) Battalion.
  • Service number: 14403159
  • Regiment: Not known
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Not known
  • Conflict: Not known


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


  • CWGC Memorial: Beach Head War Cemetery, Anzio, Italy
  • CWGC reference: V. C. 8.

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 17/03/1944 17/03/1944 09/02/1945
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 1c 3e* 1b

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