London history over 2000 years

London history over 2000 years

London County Council in the Great War 1914 - 1918

LCC index

Education Officer's Department   - Note : The names of those who died while on active service are marked *

Central Administrative Staff  (A-D)

Ackland, George Bidder (1916-18) ; Private, R.A.S.C. (M.T.) and Labour Corps.

Adams, Andrew Herbert Crawford (1915-19) ; Lieutenant, R.H.A. and R.F.A. ; France 3 years.

Adams, Frederick George (1914-19) ; Company Quartermaster-Sergeant, Royal Fusiliers.

Adams, William Henry Peregrine (1915—19) ; Sergeant, Durham Light Infantry ; France 2 years 4 months.

Adcock, Percy John (1915-19) ; 2nd Corporal, R.E. (Field Survey Battalion) ; France 2 years 6 months.

Albrow, Alfred Arthur (1915-19) ; Staff Sergeant-Major, R.A.S.C. ; Mesopotamia 17 months.

Allan, John Richard (1914-19) ; Lance-Corporal, Middlesex Regiment ; India 3 years, Mesopotamia 16 months.

*Ames, Arthur James (1914-16) ; Lance-Corporal, Middlesex Regiment ; Gibraltar 6 months, Egypt 12 months, France 3 months ; Killed in action, 7th October, 1916.

Andrew, William Charles (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.M.C. ; France 2 years 6 months, Italy 14 months.

Andrews, Edward Ransford (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C.

Ansell, Joseph George (1914-19) ; Sergeant, A.P.C. and Royal Fusiliers ; France 2 years 7 months, Italy 9 months.

Anstey, Alfred John (1915-19) ; Sapper, London Electrical Engineers, R.E., and Anti- Aircraft Corps ; France 2 years.

Arkcoll, Harold Baxter (1914-19) ; Lance-Corporal (Assistant Signalling Instructor), London Regiment ; France 13 months, Salonica 7 months, Palestine 12 months.

*Ash, Herbert Joseph (1915-16) ; Private, Itoyal Fusiliers ; France 9 months ; Killed in action, 31st July, 1916.

Ashby, Frederick (1917-19) ; Corporal, R.E. ; ^Mesopotamia 1 year 9 months.

Atkins, Albert Edwin (1915-19) ; Gunner, Honourable Artillery Company ; Palestine 1 year 10 months.

Austin, Alfred Carson (1915-16); Private, R.A.M.C ; France 3 months.

Avis, Tallis Augustus (1917-19) ; Corporal, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry and A.P.C.

* Babington, Herbert William (1915-16) ; Private, London Regiment ; France 7 months ; Killed in action, 22nd May, 1916.

Bailey, Alfred George (1914-18) ; Sergeant, London Regiment ami Machine Gun Corps ; France 2 years 11 months.

Bailey. Ernest Gordon (1914-19) ; Rifleman, London Regiment ; France 3 years 11 months.

Baker, Arthur Leopold (1914-18) ; Sec-Lieutenant, Royal Fusiliers and Suffolk Regiment ; France 6 months, Macedonia 15 months.

Bark, George Henry (1914-19) ; Lieutenant-Commander, R.N.V.R. (Naval Transport Service); France 15 months, Egypt 13 months, Palestine 18 months.

Barker, Harry Parsons (1916-19) ; Lance-Corporal, K.A.O.C. ; France 2 years 4 months.

*Barnard, Alfred Henry Brunker (1916-18) ; Private, London Regiment ; Salouica, Egypt and Palestine, 14 months ; Killed in action, 20th February, 1918.

*Barnes, Frederick (1915-17) ; Corporal, R.F.A. ; France 13 months ; Killed in action, 4th June, 1917.

Barnes, Leslie James (1914-19) ; Sec-Lieutenant, Honourable Artillery Company, Essex and London Regiments. ; Draft conducting officer.

Barter, William Anthony (1915-19) ; Bombardier, Honourable Artillery Company and R. H. A.

Bartlett, Thomas Lewis (1914-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 9 months, Salonica 7 months, Palestine 18 months.

Bar wood, Harry Pearce (1914-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Captain, R. Irish Fusiliers, attached Machine Gun Corps and Tank Corps ; France 3 years 1 month.

Bastable, George (1914-17) ; Private, S. Staffordshire and Lincolnshire Regiments. ; France 6 months.

Bastard, Arthur Henry (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.M.C. ; France 12 months, Italy 18 months.

Baxter, Ernest (1916-17) ; Private, N. Irish Horse and R. Irish Rifles ; France 6 months.

Bayhs, Albert James (1915-19) ; M.S.M.; Staff Sergeant-Major, R.A.S.C. ; France 3 years 7 months.

Beecher, John (1915-19) ; Corporal, London Electrical Engineers, R.E.

Bell, Walter Percy (1914-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Captain, Corps of the School of Musketry ; France (Inspecting), June, 1918.

Bellsham, Horace Stafford (1916-19) ; Private, R. West Kent Regiment ; France 1 year 7 months.

Benford, William David (1915-19) ; Pioneer, 15th Battalion London Regiment and R.E. (Signals) ; France 2 years 10 months.

Bennett, Neville Lefevre (1915-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Captain, University of London O.T.C., R. Berkshire Regiment, and Yorkshire Light Infantry ; France 3 years 3 months, Egypt 3 months.

Bennett, Stanley James (1916-19) ; Corporal, R.F.A.

Berger, Alfred (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.G.A. ; France and Germany 12 months.

Betts, Edgar Harry (1914-19) ; Sergeant, 15th Battalion London Regiment; North Russia 13 Months

Birkbeck, Scott (1914-19) ; Captain, Middlesex Regiment ; Gibraltar 6 months, France 4 years.

* Bishop, Wilfred (1915-17); Sec-Lieutenant, Inns of Court O.T.C. and Border Regiment ; France 7 months ; Hied of wounds, 5th July, 1917.

Bispham, James Webb (1916-19) ; O.B.E., twice mentioned in despatches ; Captain, R.E. ; France 2 years 9 months

Blackaby, Selwyn Henry (1915-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 17 months, Salonica 6 months, Palestine 9 months.

Blake, Frederick Henry (1916-19) ; Victualling Assistant, R.N.

Bloomfield, Samuel Isaiah (1916-19) ; Private, R.A.S.C.(.M.T.) ; .Mesopotamia and Persia 2 years.

Bodger, Ernest William (1916-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Sergeant, R.G.A.

Bolke, Henry Louis (1915-19); Corporal, R.A.M.C, R.A.S.C. and .Middlesex Regiment ; France 2 years.

Bolton, Thomas (1915-19) ; Sapper, R.E.

Bonner, Charles John (1916-19) ; Company Quartermaster-Sergeant, R.E. ; France and Germany 2 years 11 months.

Boorman. Henry Alfred (1914-19) ; Corporal, Hertfordshire Regiment and R.A.S.C.

Bostock, Herbert (1917-19); Private, R.A.O.C. ; France 1 year 9 months.

Bowles, Richard George (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.S.C. (M.T.) ; Salonica 3 years.

Bradwin, Charles (1916-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; Egypt and Palestine 7 months, Balkans 7 months.

Braham, Richard William (1914-19) ; M.M. ; Sergeant, R.F.A. ; France 2 years 3 months, Italy 3 months.

Brayley, Leopold Oliver Wedlake (1917-19) ; Lance-Corporal, Northern Cyclist Battalion.

Brewer, William Henry (1915-19); Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; Salonica 2 years 2 months.

Brewster, Arthur Walter (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C.

Brimacombe, Augustus (1914-18) ; Sergeant, London Regiment ; France 6 months.

Bryant, Herbert Walter (1915-19); Corporal, R.E. ; France 2 years 6 months.

Buck, Sydney Thacker (1914-19) ; M.C. ; Major, R.A.S.C, Royal Sussex Regiment and Hertfordshire Regiment ; France 2 years 3 months.

Burgess, Walter (1916-19) ; Bombardier, R.G.A. ; Salonica 2 years.

* Burwood, Henry Walter (1915-18) ; Private, R.A.M.C : France 2 years ; Killed in action, 24th March, 1918.

Butcher, Frank Noble (1916-18); Corporal, R.A.S.C (M.T.) ; France 18 months.

* Butler, Walter (1916-18); Signaller, Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry and Border Regiment ; France 3 months ; Died in Germany whilst a prisoner of war, 8th September, 1918.

Byron, Edmond (1915-19) ; Gunner, Honourable Artillery Company ; France 2 years 2 months.

Callinan, Edmund John (1915-19); Telegraphist, R.N.V.R. ; Sea Service 2 years 8 months.

Canning', Maurice John (1914-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 2 years 11 months.

Carlile, Percy (1914-19); M.S.M. ; Sergeant, Honourable Artillery Company ; France 4 years 3 months.

Chamings, Ernest Edmund (1914-15) ; Private, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry ; France 9 months.

Chapman, Christopher (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 9 months.

Cherry, Alfred (1914-19) ; Lance-Corporal, Middlesex Regiment ; Gallipoli 5 months, India 2 years (N.W. Frontier 18 months), Mesopotamia 15 months.

Christophers, Arthur Harold (1916-19) ; Flight-Sergeant, R.A.F.

Coe, Lawrence Gordon (1914-18) ; Sergeant, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry and Lincolnshire Regiment; France 10 months. Prisoner of war in Germany and Switzerland 14 months.

Cogman, William Frederick (1916-19) ; Corporal, R.A.F. ; France 2 years.

Cole, Walter Laurence (1916-19) : Sergeant, E. Surrey Regiment, Suffolk Regiment, and R.A.O.C. ; France 2 years 6 months.

Connor, Louis Roussez (1915—19) ; Gunner, Machine Gun Corps ; East and South Africa 18 months, Egypt and India 1 year.

Corfield, Frederick John (1915-19); Gunner, R.G.A. ; Palestine 15 months.

Cousin, James (1916-19); Corporal, Suffolk Regiment and Cambridgeshire Regiment ; France 1 year 7 months.

Cracroft, Edmund Henry (1917-19) ; Private, R.A.S.C.

*Crawley, Arthur (1915-17); Pioneer, R.E. ; France 10 months ; Killed in action, 4th May, 1917.

Crisp, Herbert Charles (1916-19); Lance-Sergeant, Middlesex Regiment

Cross, Albert George (1914-19); Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; Frauc« 2 years 8 months.

Cross, Nathaniel John (1916-19); Corporal, R.A.M.C;. ; France 6 months, Italy 15 months.

Cross, William Amos (1915-19); Mentioned in despatches ; Flight-Sergeant, R.A.F., and London Regiment

Cryer, Harold George (1918-19); Corporal, London Regiment

Cunningham, Malcolm (1918-19) ; Private, Middlesex Regiment ; France 5 months.

Curd, Harold Albert (1915-19); Lieutenant, R.F.A. ; France 15 months.

Curnall, Charles Alfred (1914-18) ; Private, Middlesex Regiment; Gibraltar 5 months, France 1 year 7 months.

Curtis, Alfred Cecil (1915-19) ; M.S.M., Twice mentioned in despatches ; Staff-Sergeant, R.E. ; Mesopotamia 3 years 6 months.

*Daly, Daniel (1914-16) ; Private, London Regiment ; France 15 months ; Missing, 7th October, 1916.

Daniels, James Henry (1915-19) ; Company Sergeant-Major (Musketry Instructor), 15th Battalion London Regiment ; France 3 months.

Davies, Harold (1916-19); Sergeant, Royal West Surrey and Welch Regiments ; France 2 years.

* Davis, John George (1916-17) ; Private, Irish Guards ; France 4 months ; Killed in action, 9th October, 1917.

Dawes, Albert (1915-19) ; Private, London Regiment and R.E. ; India 3 years.

de Mouilpied, Alfred Theophilus (1916-19); Captain, General List, attached Chemical Warfare Section ; France 12 months.

Dear, George Roots (1916-19) ; Company Sergeant-Major (Instructor), Corps of the School of Musketry.

Dines, Herbert Sapsford (1915-19) ; Quartermaster-Sergeant, R.E. ; France 2 years 10 months.

Dohoo. Arthur Godfrey (1916-19) ; Lieutenant, R.A.S.C. ; France 4 months.

Doughty, Ernest (1914-19) ; Sergeant, Middlesex Regiment; (Gibraltar 4 months ; France 2 years 8 months.

Driver, Frederick George (1914-19) ; Lieutenant, R.A.M.C, Loyal N. Lancashire Regiment and R. Welch Fusiliers ; France 1 year 9 months.

Duncan, Adam (1915-19); M.S.M. ; Sergeant, R.A.V.C. ; France 3 years 5 months.

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