Frankcorn/Frankcom/Frankson/Frankscombe, B F
BENJAMIN FRED FRANKCORN
Remembered with honour Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension: Plot III, Row C, Grave 21.
He enlisted in Stratford, Essex, and was formerly Driver 830 Army Service Corps. He was entitled to the Victory and British War medals, and was killed in action. Unfortunately, Benjamin’s Service record appears to be one that did not survive the World War Two bombing.
His parents are unknown.
Benjamin was born c1894 in Walthamstow, Essex, and resided in South Woodford, Essex.
On the 1901 Census, a pauper inmate aged 7 he lived in Leytonstone, Essex. On the 1911 Census, a shop assistant aged 16, he was a foster boy to Robert and Rosa BEECH and lived in South Woodford.
- 1st S.W. Herts Scout Troop [in St Mary's Parish Church Watford] (4)
- Abbot's Langley Herts War Memorial (17)
- Aldbury Herts War Memorial (1)
- Aldenham Herts War Memorial (located in Letchmore Heath Herts) (8)
- All Saints Church Croxley Green Herts (12)
- All Saints Church Harrow Weald Middx (2)
- All Saints Church Hertford (1)
- All Saints Church King's Langley Herts (1)
- All Saints Church Leavesden Herts (31)
- All Saints Church Witham Essex (3)