Army Number: 2620413 Rank: Lance-Corporal Name: V FRANCIS, MiD Unit: Grenadier Guards London Gazette : 29 November 1945 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37368/supplement/5810/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Italy: — Foot Guards. Gren. G'ds. 2620413 L/Cpl. V. FRANCIS.