London 1918, the Armistice and Gallantry research

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 *

Schoolkeepers A - H

Adams, William Thomas (1915-19) ; M.S.M. and Mentioned in despatches ; Regimental Sergeant-Major, R.A.S.C. ; France 2 weeks, Balkans, Russia, Italy 2 years 5 months.

Alden, Edwin (1916-19) ; Private, Durham Light Infantry ; Salonica 2 years.

Andreoli, Caesar Angus (1914-19) ; Petty Officer, R.N. ; Africa (East, South and West) 2 years 2 months.

Archibald, David Andrew (1914 and 1917-18) ; Sergeant, Seaforth Highlanders and Suffolk Regiment.

Austen, Frederick Charles (1914-19) ; Yeoman of Signals, R.N. ; Egypt 2 years 2 months, Arabia and Red Sea 1 year 2 months, Dover Patrol 1 year 5 months.

Baker, Valentine (1915-19) ; Private. Yorkshire Light Infantry and York and Lancaster Regiment ; France 1 year 8 months.

Bane, Robert Henry (1914-19) ; Leading Stoker, R.N. ; Mediterranean 8 months, India 2 years. North Sea 1 year 10 months.

Baron, William John (1918-19) ; Private, R.A.F.

Bartholomew, John Edwin Meadows (1918-19); Gunner, R.G.A.

*Bastian, Charles John Crawford (1915-17); Shipwright (2nd class), R.N. ; H.M.S. Vanguard ; Accidentally killed, 9th July, 1917.

Batchelor, Ernest (1914-19) ; Colour-Sergeant, R. Marine Light Infantry.

Beams, Arthur Edward (1914-19); Acting Sergeant-Major, R.A.M.C. ; France 2 years 3 months.

Beardow, Charles John (1914-16 and 1918-19) ; Petty Officer, R.N., and Pilot Officer Sec-Lieutenant, R.A.F. ; H.M.S, Euryalus 2 years 3 months.

Bell, Joseph George (1914-19) ; Colour-Sergeant, R. Marine Light Infantry ; H.M.S. Hermione 4 years 6 months.

Bilbe, Alfred Joseph (1916-19) ; Rifleman, King's R. Rifle Corps, and Private, Labour Corps.

Billing, William Herbert (1914-16) ; Battery Sergeant-Major, R.F.A.

Blackman, John (1914-19) ; Able Seaman, R.N. ; H.M.S. Wizard 4 years 7 months.

Blake, Charles (1917-19) ; Driver, R.A.S.C. (M.T.) and Machine Gun Corps.

Booth, Alfred Albert (1914-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A.

*Boucher, Sidney James (1914-18) ; Sergeant, Devonshire Regiment ; France 1 month ; Killed in action, 20th October, 1918.

Bown, Sidney Rich (1916-19) ; Private, R.A.S.C. ; France 2 years 7 months.

Brand, Oliver William (1915-19) ; Leading Aircraftsman, R.A.F. ; France 1 year 9 months.

Brandish, Robert (1918-19) ; Pioneer, R.E.

Brandish, Samuel (1916-19) ; Staff-Sergeant, R.G.A. ; France 2 years 3 months.

Braybrook, William Charles (1915-16) ; Wheeler, R.A.S.C. (M.T.) ; France 11 months.

Bridgman, William (1914-19) ; Colour-Sergeant, R. Marine Light Infantry ; France 2 months ; Grand Fleet 20 months.

Brinkworth, William (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; Egypt 3 years 8 months.

Bristow, George (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.S.C. (M.T.) ; France 3 years 5 months.

Brooks, Albert (1918-19) ; Gunner, R. Marine Artillery.

Brown, Edward Thomas (1914-19) ; Sergeant, Middlesex Regiment ; France 1 year 9 months.

Buck, Alfred Edward (1914-18) ; Private;, R. Marine Light Infantry ; Flanders 3 months, Gallipoli 11 months and H.M.S. CoJlcn 2 years.

Bunker, Alfred Edward (1915-19) ; Sapper, R.E. ; France 17 months.

Bunker, Henry William (1917-19) ; Private, Royal Scots.

Burt, Frank (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.V.C. ; Egypt 3 years 7 months.

Butcher, Frank (1914-16) ; Private, Rifle Brigade and R.A.M.C. ; France 10 months.

Butler, Charles Martin (1918-19) ; Air Mechanic (1st Class), R.A.F.

Carter, Frederick George (1918-19) ; Air Mechanic (3rd Class), R.A.F.

Catchpole, Edwin Ansley (1916-19) ; Corporal, Rifle Brigade ; France 2 years.

Catt, Charles Henry (1914-19); Leading Signalman, R.N. ; Harwich Flotilla 5 months, 10th Cruiser Squadron 3 years 10 months. Convoying 1 month.

Challen, Frederick (1914-19) ; D.C.M., French Medaille Militaire and Mentioned in despatches ; Company Sergeant-Major, Border Regiment ; France 4 months, Salonica 3 years 3 months.

* Chapman, Frederick Charles (1914) ; Leading Stoker, H.M.S. Cressy ; Killed in action, 22nd September, 1914.

Clark, Ernest Charles (1916-19) ; Lance-Corporal, R.A.F. and R.A.O.C.

Clark, James George (1918-19) ; 2nd Private, R.A.F.

Clarke, Walter (1915-19) ; Flight-Sergeant, R.A.F.

Clear, Frederick John (1918) ; Fitter-Mechanic, R.A.F.

Clegg, Ralph (1915-19) ; Company Sergeant-Major, Middlesex and Suffolk Regiments; France 12 months.

* Clements, Arthur Alfred (1915-18) ; Sergeant, R.A.V.C. ; Egypt 2 years 5 months ; Died of wounds, 2nd April, 1918.

Clinch, William George (1915-19) ; Fitter, Quartermaster-Sergeant, R.F.A. ; France 6 months.

Childs, William John (1916-19) ; Corporal, R.A.S.C. ; France 9 months.

Coburn, James (1915-19) ; Farrier Staff-Sergeant, Dragoon Guards ; Egypt 2 years.

Coker, William Alfred (1917-19); Air Mechanic (1st Class), R.A.F.

Connor, James Alfred (1915-19) ; Petty Officer (1st Class), R.N.

Cook, Henry John (1915) ; Sapper, R.E.

Cooke, Morris James (1916) ; Private, Essex Regiment

*Cope, John Henry Bennett (1915-16); Sergeant, Middlesex Regiment; France 10 months ; Killed in action, 8th August, 1916.

Coules, Robert Arthur (1915-19) ; M.M. and Mentioned in despatches ; Staff-Sergeant Fitter, R.F.A. ; France 3 years 7 months.

*Cowan, William Heslop (1914) ; Corporal, Scots Guards ; France 1 month ; Killed in action, 18th December, 1914.

Craig. William Frederick (1918-19) ; Sapper, R.E.

Cranfield, William James (1915-19); Armourer Staff - Sergeant, R.A.O.C. ; France 2 years 2 months.

Crick, Albert (1916-19) ; Lance-Corporal. King's Royal Rifle Corps.

Cullen, John William (1916-19) ; Signaller, R.G.A. ; France 12 months.

Dales, William Thomas (1916-18); Private, London Regiment

Dallimore, William Joseph (1916-17) ; Rifleman, King's R. Rifle Corps.

Davidson, Stephen Frederick Donald (1914-19); Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 4 years 6 months.

* Davis, George David (1914) ; Petty Officer (1st Class), R.N. ; H.M.S. Cressy ; Killed in action, 22nd September, 1914.

* Davis, Henry George (1914) ; Private, W. Riding Regiment; Missing, 15th September, 1914.

* Davis, Louis Augustus (1916-17) ; Private, Cyclists' Corps and R. Sussex Regiment ; France 10 months ; Killed in action, 24th July, 1917.

Davis, Samuel (1914-19) ; Petty Officer (1st Class), R.N. ; North Sea 2 years 7 months.

Dawes, John (1915-17); Private, R.A.S.C. ; France 1 year 8 months.

Day, George Edwin (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.S.C. (M.T.).

Dennett, Edwin Young (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.F. ; France 17 months.

Desborough, John Percy (1916-18); Private, Northumberlaud Fusiliers and Yorkshire Regiment ; France 5 months.

Dorey, Frederick Job (1917-18); Air Mechanic, R.A.F.

Dorey, William Frank (1917-18) ; Air Mechanic (2ud Class), R.A.F.

Dyer, Robert (1916-19) ; Lance-Corporal, Tank Corps;, France 1 year 8 months.

*Ediker. Harry (1916-17); Private, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment ; France 8 months ; Killed in action, 20th September, 1917.

Edwards, Albert William (1914-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Sergeant, R.G.A. ; France 3 years 9 months.

Elliott, Daniel Thomas (1916-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 10 months.

Ellis, Henry (1915-19) ; Chief Petty Officer, R.N.A.S.

England, John (1918-19) ; Private, Middlesex Regiment and R.A.S.C.

Evans, William Henry (1917-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A.

Everitt, Edward (1914-17); Sergeant, S. Staffordshire Regiment.

Fairer, Charles Philip (1916-19); Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 1 year 11 months.

Fawcett, Henry (1918-19) ; Air Mechanic, R.A.F.

Ferguson, George (1910-17); Private, London Regiment

Flindall, Arthur Frank (1914-19) ; Sergeant, London Regiment and R.D.C.

Frankhn, Benjamin (1917-19) ; Private, S. Staffordsliire Regiment and R.A.S.C. (M.T.).

Gamon, Howard John (1915-19) ; Sergeant-Mechanic, R.A.F. ; France 12 months.

Gawthorpe, John Mawson (1918-19) ; Pioneer, U.K.

Gifford, Cecil Henry (1914-19) ; Gunner, R.M.A. ; France 4 years 7 months.

Gilham, Ernest (1914-15) ; Petty Officer (1st Class), R.N. ; North Sea and Mediterranean 6 months.

Glinnan, Thomas Lorenzo (1915-17) ; Sergeant, Machine Gun Corps ; France 5 months.

Gordon, Frederick William (1914-19) ; Corporal, R.F.A. ; France 1 year 8 months, Salonica 2 years 9 months.

Gordon, Huntley Sizer (1914-19) ; Staff-Sergeant, R.A.S.C. ; France 7 months, Salonica 8 months, Egypt 17 months.

*Gosford, William George (1915-16); Private, R.A.S.C. ; Died 3rd September, 1916.

Gowen, Frederick (1916-19) ; Private, London Regiment ; Salonica months, Egypt 1 year 9 months.

Grant, Alfred Albert (1914-18) : Sergeant, R. Marine Light Infantry ; France 1 month, Germany (IPrisoner of war) 4 years.

Grey, George Henry (1918-19) ; Private, A.P.C.

Griffin, George Roots (1917-19) ; Corporal, Life Guards.

Grover, Francis Alexander (1915-19) ; Able Seaman, R.N. ; Falkland Islands, South America and Canada, 2 years 8 months.

Hale, Albert Joseph (1915-18) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 3 months.

* Halliday, Francis Albert (1914-15); Chief Petty Officer, R.N. ; H.M.S. Clan McNaughton ; Missing at sea, 3rd February, 1915.

Hallums, Albert Ernest (1915-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 2 years 2 months, Italy 17 months.

Hamilton, Robert Henry (1914-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Sergeant, London Regiment ; France 4 years.

Hanneman, Ernest Leopold (1914-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Yeoman of Signals, R.N. ; Cape Verde Islands, South-West Africa 6 months, Dardanelles 1 year 3 months.

Harding, Charles John (1918-19) ; Air Mechanic, R.A.F.

Hatch, William (1915-19); Sergeant, King's Royal Rifle Corps ; France 3 years.

Hayes, Thomas Henry (1911-16) ; Company Sergeant-Major. Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiments ; France 4 months.

Head, Charles William (1918-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C.

*Helps, John William (1914-18) ; Able Seaman, R.N. ; Killed in action, 20th January, 1918.

Hewitt, Albert (1916-19); Lance-Sergeant, Grenadier Guards.

Hill, Albert Edward (1914-19) ; M.S.M. and Mentioned in despatches ; Staff Sergeant-Major, R.A.S.C. ; France 3 years 9 months.

Hill, George Thomas (1914-16) ; Lance-Corporal, Royal Irish Rifles ; France 6 months.

Hinton, Charles Ernest Edward (1915—19) ; Sergeant, R.A.V.C. ; Egypt 3 years months.

Hodges, Stephen Bennett Gold (1915-18) ; Driver, R.A.S.C. ; France 8 months.

Hollington, George Edmond (1916-19); Pioneer, R.E. ; France 2 years 5 months.

Holloway, Sidney Herbert (1914-19) ; Corporal, R. F. A. ; France 2 years 6 months.

Howes, Robert Arthur (1914-18); Private, London Regiment and R.U.C.

Hunt, John Henry (1915-19) ; Corporal of Horse, Life Guards.