London 1918, the Armistice and Gallantry research

London County Council in the Great War 1914 - 1918

LCC index

London Fire Brigade and Ambulance Service - Uniformed Staff (A - F)  - Note : The names of those who died while on active service are marked *

Abbott, George Ernest (1914-15); Mentioned in despatches ; Corporal, Royal Fusiliers ; France 14 months.

Abrahams, George (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N. : H.M.S. Hogue and H.M.S. Titania ; Cruiser Squadron, 1st Division Submarine Division.

* Adams, Frederick William (1914); Private, 3rd Battalion Worcestershire Regiment ; France 1 month ; Killed in action, 21st September, 1914.

Adamson, Frederick (1914-17); Chief Petty Officer, R.N. ; H.M.S. Princess Royal, H.M.S. Greyhound, and H.M.S. Erin's Isle, 2 years 8 months.

Akers, William (1918-19); Cadet, R.A.F.

Alldridge, Albert James Marsden (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N. Afloat, 3 years 2 months.

Allen, Bertie Thomas (1914-17); Bombardier, R.G.A. ; France 16 months.

Ansell, Joseph Henry (1918-19) ; Cadet, R.A.F.

Armstrong, Albert Victor (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N. ; North Sea and Atlantic Patrol 18 months.

Aselby, Richard (1914-17) ; Leading Seaman, R.N. ; North Sea 3 months, Grand Fleet 2 months, and Mediterranean 2 years 9 months.

Ash, Samuel William (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N. ; Cameroons 12 months, German East Africa 15 months and Grand Fleet 9 months.

Bacon, Walter (1915-19) ; Private, Essex and Cheshire Regiments. ; France 8 months, Salonica 2 years 5 months.

Baker, Ernest (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N. ; Patrol Boats, Sheerness Depot.

Bailes, Harry Richard (1914-17); Corporal, Royal Marines, attached R.N.A.S. ; Armed Merchant Ship ; France 3 months, Mediterranean, Atlantic, Pacific and Irish Sea 2 years 5 months.

Baker, Ernest Charles (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N. ; H.M.S. Juno, Atlantic, 12 months, I'ersian Gulf 2 years.

Banyard, Edgar (1914-17); Corporal, R.A.S.C ; France.

Bard, Arthur (1914-16) ; Corporal, R.F.A. ; France 1 year 7 months.

Barnes, John Leonard (1914-17) ; Able Scamau, R.N. ; H.M.S. Victorious and H.M.S. Vulcan 2 years 8 months.

Baron, Tom Lambert (1914-17) ; Stoker (1st Class), R.N. ; H.M.S. Mars and H.M.S. Prince Rupert, 2 years 7 months.

Barton, William Henry (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.N. ; Patrolling North Sea.

Baxter, Walter Edward (1914-17) ; Leading Seaman, K.F.R. ; 10th Cruiser Squadron 2 years 4 months.

Beale, Herbert Samuel (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.F.R. ; H.M.S. King Alfred and H.M.S. Montague, 10th Cruiser Squadron ; 3 years' sea service.

Beatty, John (1914-19) ; Private, 1st and 2nd Battalions, North Staffordshire Regiments ; France 8 months, India 2 years 8 months; Afghanistan 5 months.

Belcher, Harry (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.F.R. ; North Sea 2 years 8 months.

Bennett, Robert (1914-19) ; Leading Seaman, R.N. ; H.M.S. Egmont, Egypt 3 years 2 months.

Bent, Henry (1914-19) ; Leading Seaman, R.N., H.M.S. Hogue, H.M.S. Arrogant, and H.M.S. Lancaster ; 10th Cruiser Squadron, 2 months, Dover Patrol 12 months. Pacific Patrol 3 years.

Best, Alfred (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.F.R. ; Mediterranean 2 months, Atlantic 8 months. North Sea 1 year 11 months.

Best, Bertram Stanley Leopold (1914-17) ; Sergeant, Manchester Regiment ; France 5 months.

*Bevan, Morgan William (1914-16) ; Private, 1st Battalion Dorsetshire Regiment ; France 1 year 11 months ; Died of wounds, 2nd July, 1916.

Bishop, Frederick George (1914-17) ; Petty Officer (1st Class), R.F.R., H.M.S. Princess Royal and H.M.S. Gibraltar ; Grand Fleet 2 years 8 months.

Blackwell, William (1915) ; Gunner, R.F.A.

Blamey, George Albert (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.F.R.

Bloomfield, Alfred John (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.F.R., H.M.S. Glory and H.M.S. Raven ; Mediterranean Squadron and Special Service.

Bluck, Samuel William (1918-19) ; 2nd Private, R.A.F.

Boddington, Frederick William (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.N. ; West Coast of Africa 2 years. North Sea 3 years.

Bonwick, Henry Thomas (1914-18) ; Able Seaman, R.F.R. ; Dardanelles 14 months, Egypt 12 months, Mesopotamia 18 months.

Bottrill, Edwin James (1914-17); Able Seaman, R. N. ; North Sea Patrol 3 months, Western Patrol 3 months, Gallipoli 12 months, Egypt 6 months, Indian Ocean 6 months, Mesopotamia 3 months. North Coast of Africa 2 months.

Bowles, John Charles (1915-19); Petty Officer (1st Class), R.N.R. ; North Sea, minesweeping, 4 years 8 months.

Brand, William Charles (1914-18); Able Seaman, H.M.S. Caesar ; West Indies 3 years 4 moaths.

Bridger, William Lawrence (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N., H.M.S. Canada ; Grand Fleet.

Brooks, Henry Tom (1914-17) ; Leading Seaman, R.N., H.M.S. Sappho ; North Sea Patrol 2 years.

*Broom, Thomas Henry (1914) ; Trooper, 1st Life Guards ; France 1 month ; Missing, 30th October, 1914.

Burton, Robert Montague (1914-17) ; Leading Signalman, R.N., H.M.S. St. Seiriol ; Minesweeping, Dover Patrol 2 years 11 months.

Burton, William Henry (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.N. : H.M.S. Cressy 6 weeks, H.M.S. Spey 6 months.

Capper, Herbert Charles (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.N. ; H.M.S. Bacchante and H.M.S. Repulse ; Dardanelles 16 months, Egypt 8 months, and Grand Fleet 12 months.

* Carpenter, Henry (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N. ; at sea 2 years 11 months ; Drowned, 30th June, 1917.

Carter, Lewis Adolphus (1914-18) ; Able Seaman, R.F.R. ; North Atlantic Fleet 2 years 10 months.

Chandler, Thomas Roland (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.F.R. ; Eastern Mediterranean Squadron 12 months. East Indies Squadron 1 year 7 months.

Chapman, John Thomas (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.N. ; H.M.S. Mars, H.M.S. Campania, H.M.S. Spry and H.M.S. Victorious, 2 years 9 months.

Chesmett, Thomas (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.N. ; H.M.S. Glory, Atlantic Station 14 months, Dardanelles 5 months, Q3 12 months.

Chittenden, Howard Leslie (1918-19) ; 2nd Private, R.A.F.

Christopher, Walter Thomas (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N. ; H.M.S. Glory ; 1 year 8 months.

Clarke, John William Preston (1914-19) ; Private, 2ud Battalion Sherwood Foresters ; France 2 months, Germany, prisoner of war, 4 years 1 month.

Claydon, Edward George (1914-17) ; Sergeant, R.F.A. ; France 3 years 2 months.

Clements, Frederick James (1914-18) ; Stoker, R.N. ; West Coast of Africa 3 years, Belgium 6 months.

Clive, Frank (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.N., H.M.S. Glory and H.M.S. Vernon; Gallipoli 6 months.

Coe, Thomas (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.N., H.M.S. Diana ; East Indies 3 years 3 months.

Coggan, Thomas Harry (1914-18) ; Private, R. Marine Light Infantry ; 11th Cruiser Squadron 2 years 4 months. Defensive Armed Merchant Ships 12 months.

Cole, Edgar (1914-17) ; Leading Seaman, R.N. ; North America and West Indies, Gallipoli, Egypt, North Sea, H.M.S. Glory 1 year 9 months, H.M.S. Royal Sovereign 15 months.

Coleman, Alfred Henry (1914-17); Able Seaman, H.M.S. Royal Arthur, 10th Cruiser Squadron ; H.M.S. Trident and H.M.S. Osiris, Battle Cruiser Squadron ; H.M. Trawler John G. Watson, Grand Fleet.

Collins, George Joseph (1914-18); Leading Stoker, R.N. ; afloat 1 years.

Connell. Thomas (1914-19); Able Seaman, R.N. ; Pacific Station 4 years.

Cook, Frederick (1914-17) ; Private, Royal Sussex Regiment ; France 3 years.

Cook, Rowland John (1914-17) ; Driver, R.H.A. ; France 3 years 1 month.

Cotton, Robert George (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.F.R. ; North Atlantic 10 months, Dardanelles 10 months, Grand Fleet 14 months.

Coysh, Charles William Joseph Henry (1914-lS) ; Able Seaman, U.N. ; Belgian Coast 4 months, German East Africa 3 years.

Cregeen, James Samuel (1914-17) ; Leading Seaman, R.F.R. ; H.M.S. Actaeon, H.M.S. Brentwick Island and H.M.S. Eastchurch.

Crosby, Charles Alfred (1917-19); Deck Hand, R.N.R.T. Trawlers ; H.M.T. Marloes, Dover Patrol, 18 months.

Cullen, Charles James Zachariah Young (1914-17); Private, R. Marine Light Infantry ; H.M. Armed Liners, Empress of Britain, 10th Cruiser Squadron.

Curson, Thomas William (1914-17) ; Sergeant, R.F.A. ; France 1 year 2 months, Salonica 1 year 10 months.

Dalgetty, Duncan McCowan (1914-17) ; Driver, R.H.A. ; France 3 years 1 month.

Darby, Charles James (1916-19); Chief Officer, Royal Fleet AuxiUary, H.M.S. Ebonol ; 2 years 11 months.

Davies, George Edward (1914-17) ; Petty Officer (1st Class), R.F.R. ; North Sea Patrol 2 years 11 months.

Dean, William Henry (1914-17) ; Able Seaman, R.F.R. ; East Indies Squadron 18 months. River Gunboat Service, Mesopotamia, 15 months.

Delamare, Joseph Walter (1914-18) ; Sergeant, R.F.A. ; France.

Delbridge, Frederick (1914-17); 2nd Corporal, R.E. ; France 18 months, Egypt 18 months.

Dell, Arthur Ernest Edward (1914-17); Stoker (1st (lass). Royal Naval Division ; France 3 months Gallipoli 6 months.

Desborough, Ernest Edward Charles (1914-15); Sergeant, 18th Hussars.

Diehl, Alfred John Henry (1914-17); Gunner, R.F.A. ; France 3 years.

*Doling, George (1914-l6) ; Able Seaman, R.N. ; H.M.S. Glory and H.M.S. Queen Mary 1 year 9 months ; Killed in action, 31st May, 1916.

Duffing, William Ernest (1914-17) ; Leading Seaman, R.N., H.M.S. Grafton, H.M. Monitor 21 ; 10th Cruiser Squadron 5 months, Dardanelles 5 months, Egypt and Palestine 1 year 8 months.

Dunkinson, Ernest Christopher (1914-17) ; Private, Royal Marine Light Infantry ; Dardanelles.

Ebsworth, Thomas Patteson (1914-17) ; Driver, R.F.A. ; France 3 years.

Edwards, George Neville (1914-17); Leading Seaman, R.N. ; Belgian Coast 6 months and Harwich Light Cruiser Patrol 18 months.

* Entwistle, Walter Sidney (1914-15) ; Leading Seaman, R.F.R. ; H.M.S. Clan McNaughton, 10th Cruiser Squadron; Drowned at sea, February, 1915.

Fawcett, Joseph Walter (1916-19) ; Leading Seaman, Fleet Auxiliaries 3 years.

Fay, James Edward (1914-17) ; Driver, R.H.A. ; France 3 years 2 months.

Ferrell, Edward Charles (1918-19) ; Private, R.A.F.

Fitch, John Edward (1914-17); Private, R. Marine Light Infantry ; North Atlantic Patrol 1 year 11 months. North America and West Indies 8 months.

Flatt, Frederick Job (1914-17); Able Seaman, R.F.R.; Mediterranean 16 months, North Sea 10 months, German East Africa 6 months.

Forrow, Thomas (1918-19) ; Aircraftsman (2nd Class), R.A.F.

Fowler, Charles Jackson (1914-17) ; Corporal, Royal Fusiliers ; France 2 years 10 months.

Frost, John Lewis (1918-19) ; 2nd Private, R.A.F.

Fulker, Frederick (1914-17) ; Leading Stoker, R.N. ; Belgian Coast and North Sea 3 years.