London history over 2000 years

London history over 2000 years

London County Council in the Great War 1914 - 1918

LCC index

Parks DEPARTMENT (R - Y)  - Note : The names of those who died while on active service are marked *

Radley, Wilfrid Harold (1916); Rifleman, 19th Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps.

Read, Charles (1918-19); Pioneer, R.O.D, and R.E. ; Salonica 5 months.

Reader, Walter Edward (1916-17); Private, 2/6th Battalion Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiments

Reid, George (1915-19) ; Private. Royal West Kent Regiment ; France 2 years 6 months.

Rhoades, William Duftou (1914-19); Company Sergeant Major, 2nd Battalion Leinster Regiment ; France 2 years 3 months.

Richards, Herbert John (1915-19); Private, 10th Battalion London Regiment ; France, Egypt and Palestine, 3 years 1 months.

Richardson, Alfred James (1911-19): Lance-Bombardier, R.F.A. ; Prance 2 years 2 months, Mesopotamia 2 years 6 months.

Ricketts, William Henry (1915-l6) ; Private, 24th Battalion London Regiment

Ritchie, Frederick William (1914-19) ; Company Sergeant- Major, R.G.A. ; France 6 months.

Roach, Arthur Richard (1916-19) ; Corporal, R.A.M.C.

*Robinson, Jacob (1914-16) ; Sergeant, 5th Battalion Surrey Regiment ; India 1 year 7 months, France 1 month ; Killed in action, 3rd September, 1916.

Rodway, Arthur Louis (1915-19) ; Driver, R.A.S.C. ; France 6 months, Salonica 9 months, Egypt and PaJestine 1 year 9 months.

Rogers, John (1914-16) ; Corporal, Royal Welch Fusiliers, Private, R.A.S.C. ; France 4 months.

Rooks, William Arthur Ernest (1914-19) ; Driver, R.F.A. ; France 3 years 3 months, Italy 6 months.

Rowbotham, Harry Arnold (1916-19) ; Lance-Corporal, Intelligence Police.

Rowling, Frederick (1914-19); Private, 6th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment ; France 4 years.

Rule, George John (1914-19) ; Bombardier, R.G.A. ; France 2 years 10 months.

Russell, James Enos (1916-17) ; Private, R.A.S.C. ; France 14 months.

Salway, Walter Morris (1916-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 1 year 9 months.

Saunders, Alfred (1914-19) ; Corporal, 10th Battalion Rifle Brigade ; India 4 years 1 month.

Saunders, Ernest (1914-19) ; Sergeant-Instructor, Rifle Brigade ; India 4 years 1 month.

Saunders, Robert William (1916-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A. and A. A.

*Savage, Bertie Arthur (1915-17); Private, 6th Battalion Middlesex Regiment; France 12 months; Died of wounds, 12th April, 1917.

Savin, Walter (1914-16); Private, R. Berkshire Regiment.

Sawer, Frederick (1914-16); Lance-Corporal, 12th Battalion Royal Fusiliers; France 1 month.

Scott, Thomas (1916-19); Sergeant, 52nd Battalion Rifle Brigade.

Scott, Thomas Nathaniel (1915-19); Sergeant i/c Prison ; R.A.S.C. and Labour Corps ; France 3 years 9 months.

Scullion, James (1911-19); Guardsman, Scots Guards.

Seldon, Archie (1914-19); Sergeant, Devonshire Regiment ; France 3 years 6 months.

Self, Reginald Hugh (1914-19); Sapper, 9th Battalion East Surrey Regiment, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry and R.E. ; France 4 years.

Shackcloth, Eli (1917-19); Driver, R.A.S.C (M. T.) and Labour Corps.

Shakespeare, Tom Rodway (1917-19); Private, 2/10th Battalion London Regiment ; France 9 months.

Shirvill, William (1914-19); Rifleman, King's Royal Rifle Corps; France 3 years 5 months.

Shrubsall, David William (1916-19) ; Private, 11th Battalion Argyle and Sutherland Higlanders ; France 8 months.

Silvester, Henry (1915-19); Corporal, Middlesex Regiment.

Silvester, Henry George Buller (1918-19) ; Drummer, Royal West Surrey Regiment ; Germany 10 months.

Simmonds, Robert William (1914-19); Gunner, R.F.A. ; France 3 years 8 months.

Sinden, William Horace (1914-19) ; Driver. R.F.A. ; France 3 years 2 months, Italy 15 months.

Sleight, Frederick (1915-19); Private, 9th Battalion Middlesex Regiment ; India 15 months, Mesopotamia 17 months.

Smart, George Albert (1914-19) ; Driver, R.F.A. ; France 3 years 4 months.

Smith, David (1914-15) ; Private, Royal Fusiliers ; France 12 months.

Smith, James (1914-19) ; Sergeant, 2nd Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers and Machine Gun Corps ; France 11 months.

Smith, Thomas Martin (1914-19): Sergeant, Royal Scots ; Gallipoli 3 months, Egypt 3 years 4 months.

Smith, William Job (1916-19) ; Gunner, R.F.A. and R.G.A.

Smith, William Thomas (1914-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.V.C. ; France 4 years 2 months.

Snare, Albert Edward (1915-19); Able Seaman, R.N. ; Belgian Coast Patrol; 2 years S months.

Spender, WiUiam John (1914-19); Sapper, R.E. ; France 4 years 7 months.

Squibb, Charles (1918-19) ; Rifleman, King's Royal Rifle Corps ; France and Germany 9 months.

Staples, Ernest (1915-16, 1917); Lance-Corporal, 2/5th Battalion East Surrey Regiment and Labour Corps.

Stevens, Frederick (1915-19); Private, R.A..M.C. 1st London Sanitary Co. ; France 3 years 8 months.

Stokes, Charles (1914-18) ; Private, Suffolk Regiment ; France ; Prisoner of war in Germany 4 years 4 months.

Styan, Harry (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.V.C. : France 3 years 9 months.

Suggate, Reginald William (1915-19); Mentioned in despatches ; Warrant Officer (1st Class), R.A.S.C. ; France 12 months.

*Swainsbury, William (1914-16) ; Gunner, R.F.A. ; France 1 year 9 months ; Killed in action, 7tli May, 1916.

Swallow, WUUam Henry (1914-18) ; Sergeant, Scots Guards ; Franco 3 years 3 months.

Syms, Henry William (1917-19) ; Driver, R.A.S.C. ; France 17 months.

*Tagg, Charles William (1917); Private, Royal West Surrey Regiment : France 9 months ; Died, 2Sth November, 1917.

Taylor, Edwin Joseph Thomas (1915-19) ; Private, Rifle Brigade and Devonshire Regiment, Officer Cadet, 9th Scottish Officer
Cadet Battalion

Taylor, George Joseph (1914-19) ; Lance-Corporal, 2/7th Battalion London Regiment, R.D.C. and Prisoners of War Camp.

Taylor, Joseph (1916-19) ; Bombardier, R.G.A., R.F.A., Tank Corps and R.H.A.

Taylor, Joseph Harry (1915-17) ; D.C.M. ; Sergeant, Royal West Surrey Regiment.

Terry, Frederick (1918-19) ; Private, R.A.F. ; France 5 months.

Tester. Henry (1914-19) ; M.M. ; Sergeant, R.F.A. ; France 2 years 6 months, Gallipoli 6 months.

Thomas, Henry William (1915-19) ; Lieutenant, R.E.

Thorndycraft, Edward (1914-19) ; Signaller, R.H.A- ; France 3 years 4 months.

Thurston, Elliott Henry (1914-18) ; Sergeant, 21th Battalion London Regiment ; France 3 years 2 months.

Tidd, Henry (1914-15) ; Private, Coldstream Guards.

Todd, William Ernest (1918-19) ; Private, R.N.AS.

*Troke, Andrew James (1917-18) ; Rifleman, King's Royal Rifle Corps ; Missing, 21st March, 1918.

Trolley, Archibald Watson (1914-19) ; Private, National Reserve, R.D.C. and 17th Battalion Essex Regiment

Troughton, John Henry (1914-19) ; Staff-Sergeant, M.P.

Tubb, Harry (1914-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Company Sergeant-Major, Royal Lancaster Regiment ; France 12 months, Mesopotamia 2 years 4 months.

Valentine, George Frederick (1915-19) ; Rifleman, Rifle Brigade ; France 2 years 4 months.

* Veaser, Herbert Walter (1915-16) ; Corporal, 17th Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps ; France 12 months ; Killed in action, 3rd September, 1916.

*Vince, Edmund William (1916-17); Private, London Regiment ; France 3 months ; Killed iu action, 14th March, 1917.

Waldon, Walter William (1915-19); Pioneer, 271st Railway Labour Company, R.E. ; France 3 years 1 month.

Warner, John David (1915-19); Driver, R.F.A. ; France 6 months, Salonica 6 months, Palestine 1 year 8 months.

Warren, George Robert Charles (1914-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.

Webb, Herbert William (1916-19) ; Private, 13th Battalion Devonshire Regiment, 4th Battalion Royal Berksliire Regiment and 161st Labour Co. ;
France 2 years 1 month.

Webb, John William (1914-17) ; Private, Rifle Brigade and Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry ; France 12 months.

Welch, Archibald Major James (1916-19) ; Corporal, R.H.A. ; France 5 months.

Welham, Albert Henry (1915-19) ; Private, 10th Battalion East Surrey Regiment

Werndley, Arthur (1914-19) ; Corporal, Middlesex Regiment ; France 4 years 7 months.

West, Charles William (1914-19) ; Lance-Corporal, 18th Battalion Rifle Brigade ; India 4 years 1 month.

Whitaker, Arthur Edgar (1914-19) ; Aircraftsman (1st Class), R.A.F. , 21st Battalion London Regiment ; France 5 months.

White, George Roberts (1918-19) ; Private, 10th Battalion London Regiment

White, James Cornell (1917-19) ; 1st Aircraft Hand, 49th Balloon Section, R.A.F. ; Egypt, Palestine, Syria, 1 year 11 months.

White, Reginald Alfred (1917-19) ; Private, Labour Corps.

White, William James (1917-19); Private, R.A.M.C. 6th London Field Ambulance : German East Africa 1 year 11 months.

Whittome, Josiah Jabez (1917-19); Corporal. Royal Marines (Labour Co.) ; France 1 year 9 months.

Wicks, Edwin Frank (1916-19) : Private, R.A.V.C. : France 2 years 4 months.

*Willcock, Thomas Henry George (1915-18): Private, R.A.M.C. (1st City of London Sanitary Co.) ; France and Salonica 3 years 6 months; Died, 28th November, 1918.

Williams, Francis (1916-19); Gunlayer, R.G.A. ; France 17 months, Gibraltar 9 months.

WilUams, Frederick (1918-19) ; Private, Labour Corps ; France 3 months.

Wilson, James John (1915-17) : Corporal, 19th Hussars.

Wilson, John William (1914-19) ; Private, Grenadier Guards ; France 18 months.

Wilson, William James (1916-19) ; Sapper, R.E. (Inland Water Transport), and Private, Gordon Highlanders ; France 2 years 8 months.

Wiltshire, George Thomas (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C.

Winterhalder, Alois Alfred (1914-16); Lance-Corporal, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry and 2nd Battalion Hampshire Regiment.

Winter, Henry William (1914-19); Private, Royal West Surrey Regiment ; Germany, prisoner of war, 4 years.

Winters, George William (1914-19) ; Private, 24th Battalion London Regiment and R.D.C.

Wood, Samuel William (1914-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 4 years 6 months.

Woodward, Frederick William (1914-19) ; Private, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry ; France 2 months, Balkans 3 years 6 months.

Wright, Charles (1914-15); Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 3 months.

Wright, Leonard Nathaniel (1918-19); Private, Royal Marine Engineers and R.N.

Wyatt, George Benjamin (1915-19); Sergeant, R.A.S.C. and Labour Corps ; France 12 months, Egypt 2 months, Salonica 2 years 2 months.

Yeoman, Charles William (1911-19) ; Corporal, R.D.C.


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