London 1918, the Armistice and Gallantry research

London County Council in the Great War 1914 - 1918

LCC index

Asylums and Mental deficiency Department.  - Note : The names of those who died while on active service are marked *

Bexley Mental Hospital

Adams, William Frank (1914-17); Sergeant, Manchester Regiment ; France.

Allan, James (1915-19); Private, R. West Kent Regiment, R.D.C., Royal Fusiliers, R.A.S.C.

Andrews, Alfred Leslie (1915-19); Corporal, R.E.

Ball, Stanley Richard Thomas (1914-19) ; Sergeant, R.F.A., Indian Labour Corps ; Gallipoli 6 months.

Banham, George William (1914-16) ; Private, 14th Battalion London Regiment ; France 4 months.

Bates, Frederick George (1915-17); Private, R.A.S.C.

Bowden, Samuel Thomas (1914-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 8 months.

Carr, Arthur (1915-19) ; Lance-Corporal, R.A.M.C. ; France.

Carran, John Paisley (1914-19) : Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 9 months.

Cartwright, Bertram James (1914-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 9 months.

Cliffe, Peter (1910-19); Bombardier, R.G.A. ; France 3 years.

Coppard, William James Edward (1915-17); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 17 months.

Curd, Albert Alvah (1914-19); Private, Royal Defence Corps.

Curtis, Arthur Reginald (1915-18); Lance-Corporal, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, Worcestershire Regiment, M.F.P. : France 15 months, Dardanelles 4 months.

Darvell, David (1914-19); Private, 2nd Life Guards.

Deely, Patrick John (1914-19) ; Sergeant, R.E. ; France 3 years 3 months.

Draycott, Arthur George (1915-19) ; Corporal, R.A.M.C.

Eastwood, Ernest (1915-19); Corporal, R.A.M.C. ; France 1 year, Salonica 1 year 9 months.

Everest, George (1914-19) ; Sergeant, Middlesex Regiment.

Fackrell, Albert Arthur (1914-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 4 years 3 months.

Farrant, Henry William (1914-19) ; Corporal, 4th Battalion Middlesex Regiment ; France 4 years 6 months.

*Faulks, Edgar (1915); Lieutenant, R.A.M.C. : France 1 month ; Killed in action, 26th September, 1915.

Fitzgerald, Patrick (1914-19); Sergeant Dnunmer, 5th Battalion E. Kent Regiment. ; Mesopotamia 3 years 4 months.

Ford, Edward Matthew (1915-19); M.S.M. ; Sergeant. R.E. : France 3 months, Salonica 3 years 2 months.

Frost, Arthur William (1917-19); Private, R. Irish Rifles ; France 17 months.

* George, John Alfred (1916-18) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 2 months ; Died of wounds, 25th January, 1918.

Gosling, Thomas William (1916-19); Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 2 years.

Gough, Ernest Douglas (1914-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 2 years, Egypt 1 year.

Green, Samuel Henry (1915-19); Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; Egypt 4 years.

Groom, Percy Andrew (1916-19); Lieutenant, London Regiment, Leicestershire Regiment, Tank Corps ; France 16 months.

Guppy, F. H. (1914-19) ; M.C., Medaille des Epidemies (en vermeil) ; Captain, R.A.M.C. ; France 5 years.

Ham, Albert Frank (1915-19) ; Sergeant, 11th Battalion R. West Kent Regiment; France.

* Hampton, Albert (1914-18) : Private, R.A.M.C. ; Salonica 2 years 6 months ; Killed in action, 13th April, 1918.

Harber, Charles Percy (1917-19); Private, R.A.M.C.

Harding, James Bowerman (1915-19); Corporal, R.A.M.C. ; France 6 months, East Africa 2 years 6 months.

*Hicks, John George (1914) ; Private, 2nd Dragoon Guards ; France 2 months ; Died of wounds as prisoner of war, 9th December, 1914.

Higdon, Albert (1914-19); Private, 5th Battalion E. Kent Regiment ; Mesopotamia 3 years 3 months.

Hodgson, Sam Milnes (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.S.C.

Hosmer, James William (1914-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 2 years, Dardanelles 6 months.

James, Alfred John (1914-19) ; Sergeant, 5th Battalion E. Kent Regiment. ; Mesopotamia and India 4 years 3 months.

Jealous, Sidney (1914-16) ; Lance-Corporal, Norfolk Regiment ; France.

Jeeves, Ernest Charles (1914-19) ; M.S.M.; Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 7 months,

Jones, Frederick James (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; Mesopotamia and India 3 years 9 months.

King, John James (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 6 months.

*Kirk, Randall (1914) ; Private, Coldstream Guards ; Died of wounds whilst a prisoner of war, 14th September, 1914.

Knight, Leo George (1914-19) ; Private, 14th Battalion London Regiment ; France 10 months, Salonica 6 months, Palestine 14 months.

Langley, Edgar (1916-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 5 months.

* Lawrence, William (1914) ; Stoker, H.M.S. Hogue ; Drowned at sea, 22nd September, 1914.

Loveland. William (1914-19) ; Private, R. West Kent Regiment ; Mesopotamia.

*Luker, Alfred (1914) ; Private, Northumberland Fusiliers ; France ; Killed in action, 9th September, 1914.

Lynn, William (1914-19); Lance-Corporal, R.D.C.

MacDonald, Ranald (191.5-19); O.B.E. ; Major, R.A.M.C. ; Port Said.

McKinnon, Alexander (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; Gallipoli 7 months, Egypt 1 month, Salonica 8 months.

Marshall, Ernest (1917-19); Rifleman, Rifle Brigade ; Salonica 1 year, Russia 2 1/2 months.

Mason, Henry (1915-17); 2nd Corporal, R.E. ; France 1 year, Egypt 1 year 8 months.

Meacham, William (1914-19); Private, Coldstream Guards ; France 3 years 8 months.

Murray, Henry (1915-17); Private, R.A.O.C.

O'Brien, Patrick John (1914-15); Private, 12th Lancers ; France.

Odell, Albert Alexander (1914-19) ; Corporal, R.F.A. ; France.

Owen, William (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; Hospital ship 16 months.

Palmer, Walter Bennett (1914-19); Sergeant, 7th Dragoon Guards ; France 8 months.

Parker, George Edward (1915-19) ; Private, Army Cyclists' Corps, Labour Corps ; Salonica 8 months, Malta 4 months.

Pepler, Henry William (1914-19): Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 6 months.

Piper, Alfred Frank (1914-19) ; Corpora], R.A.M.C. ; Hospital ship 2 years 2 months.

* Poffley, Alfred George (1915-18); Private, R.A.M.C. ; Died 23rd January, 1918.

Proudfoot, Alexander (1914-17); Corporal, Royal Defence Corps.

*Rafter, John (1914) ; Private, Irish Guards ; France 3 months ; Killed in action, 9th November, 1914.

Rattee, George (1917-19); 1st Cook's Mate, H.M.S. St. George.

Roberts, George Duncan (1915-19) ; Sergeant, 26th Battalion Royal Fusiliers, Lieutenant, 9th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment ; France 18 months,

Roberts, William (1914-19) ; Private, South Lancashire Regiment ; France 2 months. Prisoner of war (Germany) 4 years 2 months.

Roome, John Herbert Edward (1914-19) ; Petty Officer (1st Class), H.M.S. Edward VII. (Actaeon); Minesweeping all time.

Russell, Archibald (1914-19) ; Corporal, R.E. ; France 3 years 10 months.

Samson, Edgar (1915-20) ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; India.

Seaman, Sidney (1914-19) ; M.M. ; Corporal, R.F.A. ; France 3 years 6 months.

Sharman, John Frederick (1914-19) ; Trooper, 2nd Life Guards, Machine Gun Guards ; France 4 years.

Shaw, George Frederick (1915-19) ; Flight Sergeant, R.A.F. ; France 15 months.

Sims, Charles (1915-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years, Egypt 5 months.

Skevington, Dexter Thomas (1915-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years 8 months.

Smith, Ernest William (1914-19); Private, 2nd Battalion Suffolk Regiment ; France 2 months. Prisoner of war (Germany) 4 years 2 months.

Smith, Frederick Charles (1917-19) ; Private, l/8th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, 7th Battalion City of London Regiment ; France 7 months.

Spittles, James (1914-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 2 years 7 months.

Stansfield, Thomas Edward Knowles; C.B.E. ; Hon. Lieutenant-Colonel, Hon. Consultant for Nervous and Mental Diseases to the Eastern Command, R.A.M.C. ; Gave service locally from October, 1914, extended to area south of Thames, 1915; Commissioned August, 1917, appointed to whole of command.

Stokes, William Orton (1914-19); Sergeant, R.A.M.C. ; France 4 years.

Tait, Robert Ferdinand (1914-19); Private, R.A.M.C. ; Hospital ship 2 years.

Terry, Edward Percy W. (1914-19); Sergeant, R.F.A. and R.G.A. ; France 15 months, Salonica 1 year.

Thomson, Frederick C. (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.O.C. ; France 2 years 10 months.

Thorp, Frederick Hudson (1914-19); Trooper, 2nd Life Guards, Machine Gun Corps ; France 1 year 7 months.

Turner, Arthur (1914-19) ; Stoker, R.F.R. Dardanelles 2 years 6 months.

*Walker, James (1914); Lance-Corporal, R. Sussex Regiment ; France 1 month ; Died of wounds, 15th September, 1914.

Waller, Edwin John (1916-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 2 years 3 months.

Whitehurst, William (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C. ; France 3 years.

Williams, James Thomas (1915-19) ; Staff-Sergeant. R.A.M.C. ; Malta 3 years 4 months.

Winchcombe, Thomas Sawyer (1914-19) ; Sergeant-Major, R.F.A. ; France 3 years 11 months.

Windmill, Charles (1917-19) ; Private, R.A.M.C.

Witts, Francis William (1914-19) ; Company Sergeant-Major, Wiltshire Regiment ; Dardanelles 2 months, Egypt 8 months, Palestine 3 years.

Wood, Thomas (1914-19) ; Bombardier, R.F.A. ; France 3 months, Salonica 3 years.

Woods, Alfred Edward (1914-18) ; Private, Loyal N. Lancashire Regiment ; France 2 years 5 months.

Wright, William Edward (1914-19) ; Twice mentioned in despatches ; Regimental-Quartermaster Sergeant, London Regiment ; France 6 months, Salonica 6 months, Palestine 1 year 9 months.

Yates, Walter Edmund (1914-19) ; Private, 1st Battalion Leicestershire Regiment ; France 11 months, Mesopotamia 2 years, Palestine 1 year.

Young, Harry (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.O.C. ; France 3 years 6 months.