London history over 2000 years

London history over 2000 years


Medal & Mortality index

The Military Cross was instituted as a Decoration on December 28th, 1914, to reward Distinguished Services rendered by Officers of certain ranks in the army in time of war. Bars may be added for additional acts of gallantry. Since August 1st, 1918, it has, like the D.S.O., been awarded for "services in action" only.

University of London Officers Training Corps  index - former cadet.

Captain Norfolk Regiment ? King's College ? killed in action on 11th August 1917 ? buried at the Huts Military Cemetery.

BUNTING, Temp. 2nd Lt. William, 8th Bn., Norf. R. ? For very gallant conduct when with a patrol, which suddenly came under heavy fire from a hostile patrol examining our wire before attack. A second officer with the patrol having been wounded, Lt. Bunting succeeded, with the aid of his patrol, in driving back a second hostile patrol and carrying the wounded officer to the trenches. — Gazette, 15 March 1916.

BUNTING, Capt. William, Norfolk R. : King's College * M.C.

London pub history directory.

Roman London, from Julius Caesar

Roman London - primitive plan

Roman London - the London city walls

Kings to 1065

Saxon London

Kings and Queens 1066 to date

More London

Londons lost Rivers

New Post Office

1832 Street directory

1843 Street directory

All 1899 pubs and beer

LCC 1918 Summary

1921 Street directory

The remains of the London Wall - circa 1926

Excavations of the London Wall

1940 Street directory

LONDON Pub History

Accessible Rail transport

Pubs 2018

London Gates