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 *
Teaching Staff B2

Bernstein, Philip (1916-17); Corporal, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.

Bertram, Arthur Knightbridge (1915-19); Corporal, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 2 months.

Best, Norris Wellington (1915-19); Corporal, R.E. ; France 13 months.

Bethell, Walter William (1915-19); Corporal, R.A.S.C. ; Egypt 6 months, Salonicu 18 months.

Bettess, John Pearce (1917-19) ; Acting Sergeant, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

Betts, Edgar Henry (1918-19) ; Private, H. A. C. ; France 2 months, Germany 1 month.

Betts, William Edwin Peill (1915-18) ; Lieutenant. H. A. C. and Liverpool Regiment ; France 9 months.

Bevans, Herbert Ernest (1914-19) ; D.C.M. ; Regimental Sergeant-Major, R.A.M.C.

Beverley, George Rutland (1915-19) Lieutenant, R.G.A.

Beverley, John (1914-19); Sergeant, R. Warwickshire Regiment ; France 2 years 10 months.

Bichard, Herbert Nicholas (1916-19) ; Acting Sergeant, R.G.A. and Intelligence Corps ; France 13 months, Italy 14 months.

Bidgood, Owen Percy Lee Pioneer, R.E.

Bidwell, William Henry (1916-19) ; Lieutenant, R.E. and R.G.A. ; France 8 months.

Biggs, John James (1917-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A.

* Bilcliffe, Basil Leonard (1914-15); Private, London Regiment; France 7 months ; Killed in action, 14th October, 1915.

Billenness, Edward Jeremiah (1918-19) ; Corporal, R.A.F.

Binger, Frederick Herman Edwin (1916-19); Corporal, Middlesex Labour Company ; France 1 year 11 months.

Birch, Arthur Cecil (1916-18) Gunner, R.G.A.

Birch, Edward Henry (1916-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 2 years 2 months.

Birch, Harold Thomas (1918-19) ; Aircraftsman (1st Class), R.A.F.

Birch, John Trevor (191S-19); Aircraftsman (2nd Class), R.A.F.

Bird, Bernard Aloysius (1916-19) ; Lieutenant (Flying Officer), King's Royal Rifle Corps and R.A.F. ; France 5 months, Germany (Prisoner of war) 7 months.

Bird, Francis William (1914-19) ; D.C.M. ; Sergeant, Middlesex Yeomanry ; Egypt 1 year 9 months, Gallipoli 4 months, Salonica 4 months, Palestine 18 months.

Bird, James Edward (1914-19) ; Sapper, London Regiment and R.E. ; France 6 months.

Birkett, Walter Snowden (1915-19) ; Twice mentioned in despatches ; Lieutenant, R.A.F.

Bishop, Arthur Frank (1916-19); Sergeant, Northamptonshire and E. Lancashire Regiments ; France 2 months.

Bishop, Herbert Eugene (1915-19); Captain, R.E. ; France 3 years 7 months.

Bishop, Leonard (1915-19); Staff-Sergeant, R.A.O.C. ; France 3 years 1 month.

* Bissley, William Howe (1915-16); Sec.-Lieutenant, R. Berkshire Regiment ; France 14 months ; Killed in action 19th August, 1916.

Black, Ernest Edwin (1914-19) ; Sergeant, Surrey Yeomanry ; Macedonia 2 years 8 months.

Blackett. John Daly (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 2 years, Italy 14 months.

Blacklee, Josiah Henry (1915-19) ; Private, London Regiment and R. Inniskilling Fusiliers ; France 2 years 8 months.

Blackman, Philip (1916-19) ; Pioneer, R.E. ; France 2 years 6 months.

Blackwell, Herbert James (1915-19) ; Sec.-Lieutenant, London Regiment and R.A.F. ; France 18 months.

Blake, Charles Henry (1914-19) ; Lieutenant, Honourable Artillery Company and Wiltshire Regiment ; France 17 months, Germany (Prisoner of war) 2 years.

Blake. Frederick William (1914-19) ; Tank Mechanist (1st Class), Middlesex Regiment and Tank Corps ; Gibraltar 7 months, Egypt 9 months, France 2 years 8 months.

Blewitt, Reginald Treleaveu (1914-19) ; Trooper, Surrey Yeomanry ; Egypt 1 year, Salonica 2 years.

Bloom, Alexander Abraham (1916-19) ; 2nd Lieutenant, Rifle Brigade ; France 2 years.

Bloom, Ernest James (1914-17); Company Quartermaster-Sergeant, Middlesex Regiment.

Bloom, Percy William (1916-19) ; Sapper, R.E. ; France 1 year 7 months.

Bloomfield, Frederick Henry (1916-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C.

Bloomfield, Henry Bell (1915-18) ; Company Sergeant-Major, London Regiment

Blunden, Sydney Alfred William (1914-19) ; Sergeant, Middlesex Regiment, Rifle Brigade and Labour Corps ; Gallipoli 4 months, Egypt and Palestine 3 years 1 month.

Blunsdon, Thomas (1914-19) ; 2nd Lieutenant, R.F.A. ; France 2 years 5 months.

* Blunt, Ernest Lindsay (1914-18) ; Captain, London Regiment and R.G.A. ; France 2 years 4 months ; Killed in action, 2nd November, 1918.

* Boden, Samuel Standridge (1914-16); Sec. -Lieutenant, Durham Light Infantry ; France 9 months ; Killed in action, 15th October, 1916.

Bolingbroke, Alfred (1916-18) ; Corporal, Tank Corps ; France 1 year.

Bolton, John Hewlett (1914-19) ; M.S.M. ; Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant, London Regiment ; France 13 months, Salonica 6 months, Palestine 1 year.

Bond, Joseph Richard (1916-19); Corporal, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

Boneham, Harry (1914-19) ; Staff-Captain, Seaforth Highlanders; France 4 years 7 months.

* Bonfield, Sidney Mark Cann (1915-17); Sergeant, London Regiment and R.E. ; France 7 months ; Accidentally killed, 6th April, 1917.

Bonner, Arthur William (1914-19); Corporal, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 3 months.

* Bonshor, Isaac Henry (1917-18) ; Private, R.G.A. ; Died, 11th December, 1918.

Bool, Charles John (1916-19) ; Sapper, R.E.

Boorman, Arthur (1914-16) ; Rifleman, London Regiment ; France 5 months.

Bootes, Alfred Blucher (1914-19) ; Major, R.G.A. ; France and Germany 2 years 8 months.

Borash, Frank Harold (1917-19) ; Private, Middlesex Regiment.

Bosworth, Ernest (1915-19) : Sergeant, London Regiment, and Army School of Musketry and Light Gunnery.

Bottomley, Alfred William (1914-17) ; Private, Middlesex Regiment ; Gibraltar 8 months.

* Boughton, WiUiara Charles Richard (1914-15) ; Private, London Regiment ; France 3 months ; Missing, 13th May, 1915.

Boughton, William John (1914-18); M.M. ; Private, Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry) ; Egypt 2 years, Salonica 6 months.

Boulton, Charles Edmimd (1916-17) ; Private, Essex Regiment.

Bowden, Robert Charles Ernest (1918-19) ; Sapper, R.E.

Bowen, Francis William (1914-19) ; Sergeant, London Regiment ; France 1 year 9 months.

BowUng, W. H. (1916-17): Sapper, R.E.

Bowness, George (1916-19) ; Sapper, R.E.

Bowyer, Arthur Ernest (1915-17); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 8 months.

Box. David (1915-19) : SignaUer, R.G.A. ; France 1 year 9 months.

*Boxall, George Thomas (1914-15) ; Lance-Corporal, London Regiment ; France 2 months ; Killed in action, 25th May, 1915.

Boyes, Richard John (1914-19) ; M.C. ; Sec.-Lieutenant, London Regiment, R. Sussex Regiment and Machine Gun Corps ; France 10 months, Salonica 7 months.

Brace, Reginald Basil (1914-19) ; M.C. ; Lieutenant, London Regiment ; France 2 years 1 month, Germany (Prisoner of war).

Bradford, William Frederick George (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.S.C.

Bradley, W. (1914-20) ; Captain, E. Kent Yeomanry ; Service in East.

Bradshaw, Charles Colin (1914-19) ; Private, London Regiment

Bradshaw, John Archibald (1914-19) ; M.S.M. ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 10 months.

Branford, George Richard (1914-17); Rifleman, London and Middlesex Regiments. ; Gibraltar 7 months, Egypt 8 months, France 8 months.

Brangham, Harold Archibald Mansell (1916-19) ; Warrant Schoolmaster, R.N.

Brawn, Charles (1914-19) ; 2nd Corporal, London Regiment and R.A.O.C. ; France 4 years 4 months, Russia 3 months.

Brawn, James Wilfred (1916-18); Lancc-Corporal, London Regiment, Worcestershire Regiment, Somersetshire Light Infantry, Devonshire Regiment and Labour Corps.

Brawn, William (1914-19) ; D.C.M. ; Lieutenant, R.A.O.C. ; Mesopotamia 8 months, France 3 years 9 months, India 4 months.

Bray, Frederick Charles (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.S.C. ; Corfu 2 months, Salonica 2 years 8 months, Corfu 2 months.

Bray. Harold Henry (1918-19) ; Corporal, R.A.F.

Braybrook, Walter (1914-19) ; Private, A.P.C. and Royal Fusiliers ; France 2 years.

Breach, Wallace George (1916-19); Private, King's R. Rifle Corps and Devonshire Regiment ; Palestine 1 year, France 18 months.

Brears, Charles (1914-19) ; Lieutenant (Flying), R.A.F. ; India 6 months, Egypt 6 months, Mesopotamia 3 years 6 months, Persia 3 months.


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