London history over 2000 years

London history over 2000 years

London County Council in the Great War 1914 - 1918

LCC index

RECORD OF WAR SERVICE  - Note : The names of those who died while on active service are marked *

Department of the Clerk of the Council  :

Alexander, Sydney George (1911-19); Lieutenant, R.A.O.C. ; France 19 months, Salonica 2 years 3 months.

Alliston, Henry Richard James (1914-16) ; bombardier, K.G.A.

Arkell, William Grace Richard Wickens (1914-19) ; Private, Middlesex Regiment ; India and Mesopotamia 4 years 6 months.

Attwooll, Arthur Edward (1914-19) ; Corporal, Royal West Kent Regiment. and 54th Light Trench Mortar Battery ; India 3 years, Mesopotamia 15 months.

Auty, Harold Ainsworth (1916-19) ; Military Medal ; Corporal, 15th Battalion London Regiment ; Franco 1 year 7 months, Germany, prisoner of war, 9 months.

Barrett, Frederick Titlow (1915-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 2 years 3 months.

Barringer, Edward George (1914-19) ; Lance-Corporal, Royal Fusiliers ; France 2 years 6 months.

Bartle, Archibald Leonard (1916-19); Aircraftsman (1st Class), R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

*Beaumont - Edmonds, William George (1914-16) ; Sec- Lieutenant, 22nd Battalion London Regiment ; France 10 months ; Killed in action, 17th September, 1916.

War memorial - Grays Inn

Bedwell, Albert Edward (1915-16); Private, London Regiment

Bissell, Walter Henry (1914-19); Sergeant, R.G.A.

Braines, Thomas Frederick (1915-19) ; Lieutenant, 28th Battalion London Regiment, R.F.C. and R.A.F.

Branscombe, Percy (1914-19) ; Private, 13th Battalion London Regiment; France 4 months, Germany and Switzerland, prisoner of war, 3 years 6 months.

Braun, Percy Ernest (1916-18) ; Company Sergeant- Major, School of Musketry.

Brockett, Henry Edwin (1914-19) ; Lance-Corporal, 15th Battalion London Regiment ; France 4 years.

Brownrigg, John Henry (1915-19) ; Corporal, 12th and 5th Battalions London Regiment; France 1 year 7 months, Germany, prisoner of war, 8 months.

Bull, Francis George (1914-19); M.C. and bar ; Captain, Royal Fusiliers ; France and Germany 3 years 3 months.

Burbidge, Basil Edmund (1914-19) ; Lance-Corporal, Middlesex Regiment ; India and Mesopotamia 4 years 4 months.

Burge, Edward Thomas (1914-16); Corporal of Horse, Royal Horse Guards ; France 18 months.

Chase, Heber Lawson (1915-19) ; M.M. ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 2 months.

Clark, Richard Ernest (1914-19) ; Sergeant, 15th Battalion London Regiment; France, Salonica and Palestine, 2 years 8 months.

*Cohen, Simon (1914-19); Sergeant, R.A.M.C. (Sanitary Coy.), and Captain, Egyptian Labour Corps ; France 12 months, Egypt 2 years 9 months ; Killed by natives in Cairo, 23rd November, 1919.

Comyns, Arthur Patrick (1915-19) : M.C. ; Lieutenant, R. Welch Fusiliers ; France and Belgium 2 years.

Cox, Maurice James (1916-19) ; Sapper, Rifle Brigade and R.E. ; France 2 years.

Crawforth, William James Kenyon (1916-19) ; Lieutenant, 16th Battalion London and Middlesex Regiments ; Palestine and Syria 1 year 10 months.

Crick, Edward Clifton (1914-18) ; M.S.M., Mentioned in despatches for bravery : Quartermaster-Sergeant, London Regiment; France 2 years 6 months.

Cruttenden, Reginald (1914-19): Captain, London Regiment and Machine Gun Corps ; France 3 years 5 months.

Davies, William Percival (1915-19); Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 12 months, Italy 3 months.

Edwards, John Ambrose (1918-19) ; Private, R. Marine Light Infantry ; France 11 mouths.

Evans, George Ernest (1916-19) ; Private, R.A.S.C. ; Salonica 1 year 9 months.

Evans, Joseph (1915-19) ; Sergeant, E. Yorkshire Regiment, Northern Cyclists and Labour Corps ; France 6 weeks.

Everingham, Charles Maxwell Ainge (1915-19); Sergeant, R.A.M.C; Macedonia, Bulgaria and Serbia, 2 years 4 months.

*Farley, William Alfred (1911): Private, S. Lancashire Regiment ; France about 6 weeks ; Killed in action, 20th September, 1914.

Farrant, Walter Charles (1915-20); Lieutenant, R.A.S.C. ; France 2 years.

FitzGerald, Thomas David (1916-19) ; Corporal, A.P.C.

*French, Sidney Arthur (1914-18) ; Captain, London Regiment and Royal West Kent Regiment ; France about 2 years ; Missing, 20th March, 1918.

Gould, Harry Price (1916-19) ; Sergeant, E. Surrey Regiment

Granger, Charles (1914-17); Corporal, Royal Fusiliers, Army Cyclist Corps and Labour Corps.

Griffiths, Henry John (1915-19) ; Lance-Corporal, London Regiment ; France 2 years, Germany, prisoner of war, 8 months.

Ham, Charles (1916-19) ; Sec-Lieutenant, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

Harding, Arthur George (1915-19) ; O.B.E., twice mentioned in despatches ; Captain, R.A.O.C. ; France 3 years.

Harding, William Henry (1916-19); Sergeant, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

Hartman, Andrew Robert (1914-19) ; Sergeant, County of Loudon Yeomanry ; Egypt 17 months, Gallipoli 3 months, Salonica 6 months, Palestine and Egypt
10 months.

Harvey, Douglas Moore (1915-19) ; Sec-Lieutenant, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F. ; Mediterranean 10 months.

Hatton, Albert Alfred (1915-18) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 7 months.

Head, Arthur Edwin (1915-19) ; Lance-Corporal, London Regiment and R.A.O.C. ; France 4 months, Salonica 8 months, Palestine 2 years.

Heys, Harold James (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.O.C. ; France 18 months, Italy 2 years 3 months.

*Hoare, Henry Joseph (1914-15) ; Sec-Lieutenant, 10th Battalion London Regiment ; Gallipoli 5 days ; Killed in action, 15th August, 1915.

Hobday, Henry Lynwood (1918-19) ; Private, Rifle Brigade and A.P.C.

Hooke, Henry Martyn (1914-19) ; Captain, Royal Fusiliers ; France 14 months.

Hookham. John Edward (1916-19) ; Private, 15th Battalion London Regiment ; France 13 months.

Horsier, Percy Guy (1914-19) ; M.C. ; Captain, Bedfordshire Regiment, Tank Corps and Lancashire Fusiliers ; France 15 months.

Irwin, Reginald Montague (1915-19) ; Warrant Officer (1st Class), R.A.O.C. ; France 2 years 9 months.

Jarvis, George Herbert (1916-19) ; Corporal, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

Jones, Alfred Ynyr Douglas (1914-19) ; M.S.M. ; Staff Sergeant-Major, R.A.S.C. ; France 3 years 3 months.

Jones, Percy James (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.V.C. ; Egypt 12 months, France 1 year 9 months.

*Keane, Frederick John (1916-17) : Private, Rifle Brigade ; France 12 months ; Killed in action, 2nd December, 1917.

Knight, Percy George (1917-19) ; Sapper, R.E. ; France 2 years 2 months.

Leggett, John (1915-19); Gunner, R. Marine Artillery ; Grand Fleet, North Sea 3 years.

Luxon, Charles (1915-19) ; Sergeant (Assistant Master Cook), R.F.A.

*Makeham, Eric Noel (1915-17); Sec-Lieutenant, Middlesex Regiment ; France 6 months ; Died of wounds while prisoner of war, June, 1917.

Maxted, William Henry (1914-19) ; Corporal, R.F.A. ; France about 6 months.

*McBean, James Ross (1917-18) ; Sapper, R.E. ; France 14 months; Accidentally killed, 22nd April, 1918.

McDowell, Robert John Blain (1915-19) ; Staff-Sergeant, R.A.M.C.

Moxley, Douglas John (1914-19) ; Corporal, Royal Fusiliers ; France 2 years 10 months.

Nava, Leo Maurice (1914-19) ; Captain, Honourable Artillery Company, R.F.C. and R.A.F. ; France 3 years 4 months.

Norton, Herbert John (1916-19) ; Corporal, R.E. ; France 3 years.

Oliver, Laurence Herbert (1915-19) ; Sec.-Lieutenant, R.A.S.C. ; East Africa 3 years.

O'Loghlen, Martin (1916-19) ; Private, Northamptonshire Regiment and Somerset Light Infantry ; France 9 months.

Parsons, Thomas John (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.O.C. and Northumberland Fusiliers ; France 1 year 7 months, Germany, prisoner of war, 7 months.

Pippard, John (1914-19) ; Mentioned in despatches (Gallipoli) ; Boatswain, R.N.

Poole, Louis (1914-19) ; Corporal, London Regiment ; France 5 months, Salonica 2 years 2 months, Palestine 14 months.

*Porter, Edgar Rowland (1916); Private, 5th Battalion London Regiment ; France 3 months ; Missing, presumed killed in action, 8th October, 1916.

* Potter, George Frederick (1917-18) ; Private, Rifle Brigade and Shropshire Light Infantry ; France 6 months ; Died, 15th November, 1918.

Rayner, George Edwin (1916-19) ; Clerk (2nd Class) ; R.N.A.S. and R.A.F. ; France 10 months.

Robinson, George Henry (1914-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C.

Sandberg, Julian (1916-19) ; Sec-Lieutenant, R.G.A.

Sanders, Frank Cecil (1914-19) ; Captain, R.E. ; France 12 months.

Sentance, Frank Stanley (1916-19) ; Sergeant, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

*Simmonds, William (1914) ; Private, Royal Fusiliers ; France 3 months ; Missing, presumed killed in action, 11th November, 1914.

Sims, Henry George (1914-19) ; Corporal, London Regiment, Devonshire Regiment and Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry; India 12 months, Palestine 18 months, Egypt 5 months.

Smith, Alfred Edward (1916-19); Corporal, Middlesex Regiment

Smith, David Hart Wilkins (1914-19); Sergeant, 5th Battalion London Regiment ; France 6 months.

Smyth, Edwin Hooper (1917-19); Clerk (1st Class), R.A.F.

Stead, Bertram John (1914-19) ; Lieutenant, London Regiment ; France 1 year 9 months.

Stuart, Alexander George (1914-19); Bombardier, R.F.A. ; France 4 years.

Sutherland, William Forbes (1916-19) ; Private, Labour Corps, Middlesex Regiment, Sussex Regiment and Somerset Light Infantry ; France 2 years.

Tetley, John (1916-19); Lieutenant, R.A.O.C. ; Malta 1 year 8 months.

Tilney, Alfred John (1914-19) ; D.C.M., Croix de Guerre (with palms) ; Sergeant, 4th Dragoon Guards ; France 4 years.

Tully, James Patrick (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.O.C.

Tyler, Frank Reuben (1916-19); Air-craftsman (1st Class), R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

Waddington, Thomas (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.S.C. (M.T.) ; France 16 months.

Warren, Herbert Charles (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.O.C, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry and Dorsetshire Regiment ; France 14 months.

Weeks, Vincent Augustine (1915-19) ; Lieutenant, R. W. Kent Regiment and Machine Gun Corps ; France 15 months.

Wheeler, Harry John (1915-19) ; Staff-Sergeant, R.A.O.C. ; France 2 years 6 months, Italy 18 months.

*Wilcox, Herbert James (1914-19) ; Sergeant, Middlesex Regiment ; India and Mesopotamia 4 years 4 months ; Died, 10th March, 1919.

Willcox, Richard Walter (1917-19) ; Corporal, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

Williams, Albert Edward (1915-19) ; M.S.M., Mentioned In despatches ; Quarter-master-Sergeant, R.A.V.C. ; France 4 years 3 months.

Wise, John Hawkins (1916-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 12 months.

Wright, Arthur (1918-19) ; R.A.F. Private,

Yeoman, Maurice Hart (1916-19) ; Private, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.



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