Frank Shimeld


Submitted by Peter Rhodes.

Frank was Peter’s 1st cousin once removed.

Frank Shimeld was my Mother’s Cousin. He was the Son of Tom and Elizabeth Shimeld of 68 Tillotson Road. This was in Heeley, I don’t think it exists today. He served with "C" Coy. 1st/4th Bn. York and Lancaster Regiment No 203615 and was killed in action 14/10/1918 aged 23. When he was killed his address is recorded as 53, Artisan View, Heeley. He is buried in Maing Communal Cemetery, France
Frank was born at Heeley, Sheffield and baptized at Christ Church Heeley on  20/3/1895.
He was Sergeant (lance) #203615.










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