London 1918, the Armistice and Gallantry research

London County Council in the Great War 1914 - 1918

LCC index

Chief Engineer's Department   - Note : The names of those who died while on active service are marked *
Bridges and Embankments, Tunnels, & Sewerage & Drainage

Bridges and Embankments  :

Atkinson, Frederick (1917-19): Private, Royal West Surrey Regiment and Labour Corps ; France 8 months.

Glasspool, William (1914-17); Farrier-Sergeant, West Kent Yeomanry and Dorsetshire Regiment

Harding, Benjamin William (1916-19) ; Private, 18th Battalion London Regiment and Rifle Brigade ; Salonica 4 months, Egypt and Palestine 1 year 8 months.

Hubbock, Moses Benjamin (1918-19) ; Private, Labour Corps.

Mansell, Thomas (1914-17); Private, 3rd Battalion East Kent Regiment

Sargeant, John William (1915-19) ; Driver, R.F.A. ; France 3 years.

Simmons, Henry (1914-19) : Private, R.A.O.C. ; France 4 years 1 month.

White, William (1914-18) ; Lance-Corporal, Royal Welch Fusiliers.

Blackwall Tunnel  :

Dingle, Joseph (1917-19); Private, Labour Company, Royal West Surrey Regiment ; France 2 years 7 months.

Dukelow, John (1915-19) ; Gunner, R.F.A. ; France 3 years.

Shead, Ernest George (1914-19); Corporal, R.E. ; France 5 months.

Greenwich Tunnel  :

Allen, George Henry (1914-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Farrier-Sergeant, R.F.A. ; France 2 years 6 months.

*Clark, William (1917) ; Gunner, R.F.A. ; France 4 months ; Died of wounds, 24th October, 1917.

Luxton, John William (1914-19) ; Mentioned in despatches ; Petty Officer (1st Class), R.N.; Battle of Heligoland, Dardanelles and Persian Gulf.

Plant, Herbert Cornelius (1914-19); Able Seaman, R.N. ; Falkland Islands, Zeebrugge and convoy duty

Radburn, George (1915-19); bombardier, R.F.A. ; France 3 years.


Rotherhithe Tunnel  :

Spicer, William Alfred (1915-19) : Lance-Corporal, London Regiment : France 12 months, Salonica 6 months, Palestine 15 months.

Turner, Albert Francis (1916-19); Sec-Corporal, 2nd Battalion London Regiment and R.E. ; France 3 years 2 months.


Woolwich Ferry and Tunnel  :

Allan, John Lewis (1915-19) ; Able Seaman, R.N. Division ; France 3 years 5 months.

Ansett, Samuel (1911-16) ; Stoker, R.N.

Dray, George Henry (1915-17) ; Private, Northamptonshire Regiment ; France 16 months.

Gray, Robert Charles (1914-19); Chief Stoker, R.N.

Harber, Daniel Joseph (1914-19); Farrier-Sergeant, R.F.A. ; France 2 years 3 months.

Hill, Rowland (1914-19); Stoker (1st Class), R.N. ; Nore defences and Belgian coast.

Hudson, Samuel Charles (1915-19) ; Able Seaman, Royal Naval Division ; France 2 years 6 months.

Jenkins, William (1914-15); Lance-Corporal, London Regiment

Longhurst, Arthur (1915-17) ; Corporal, R.E.

Margetson, Stanley (1918-19) ; Sapper,

Neilson, Christian Martin (1914-19); Gunner, R.F.A. ; France 2 months.

Gates, Henry Frederick Powell (1914-19) ; Corporal, R.E.

Skinner, Edward George (1914-19) ; Lance-Corporal, Royal Lancaster Regiment ; France 4 years 4 months.

Stephens, Arthur (1915-19); Corporal, King's Royal Rifle Corps.

West, William Thomas (1915-19); Sapper, R.E. and R.F.A. ; France 3 years 4 months.


Sewerage and Drainage  :

Banyard, Stephen Charles (1915-19); Gunner, R.G.A. ; Egypt 3 years 3 months.

*Bennett, Arthur Albert (1916-19); Rifleman, London Regiment ; France 15 months ; Died, 11th March, 1919.

Bishop, Francis James (1915-19); Private, London and Suffolk Regiments, 304th Labour Company and R.A.V.C.

Bones, John Frederick (1914-18); Sergeant, Essex and Northamptonshire Regiments; France and Gallipoii.

Brewer, John Thomas (1915-19); Private, Middlesex Regiment and Labour Corps ; France 2 years 9 months.

Burley, Walter James (1916-19); Private, Rifle Brigade and London and Middlesex Regiments ; India 9 months, Mesopotamia 18 months.

Camper, William George (1917-19); Private, R.F.A. and R.A.S.C.

Clark, Albert Arthur (1915-19) ; Sapper, R.E. ; Salonica 14 months.

Clements, Frederick Joseph (1916-18) ; Lance-Corporal, Middlesex Regiment ; France 10 months.

Clench, Robert (1916-19); Private, East Surrey Regiment, Highland Light Infantry and Agricultural Corps.

*Conley, Daniel (1915-17); Private, London Regiment ; France and Salonica 9 months ; Missing, 25th April, 1917.

Cook, Henry Charles (1916-19) ; Rifleman, London Regiment ; France 17 months.

Coote, Charles John (1914-19) ; Corporal, R.A.V.C. ; France 4 years 1 month.

De Winter, Pascal Joseph (1916-19) ; Private, Royal West Surrey Regiment

Eustace, William (1917-19) ; Private, Norfolk Regiment; France 2 years.

Flinders, William (1915-19) ; Private. R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

Foster, Reuben Edward (1916-19); Private, Rifle Brigade, Training Reserve and Royal West Kent Regiment. ; Mesopotamia 2 years 1 month.

Freak, William (1915-19) ; Sapper, R.E. and R.F.A. ; France 3 years 2 months.

Fuller, Sydney George (1914-18); Private, R.A.S.C. and Worcestershire Regiment ; France 3 years 3 months.

Fuller, William Arthur (1915-19) ; Sergeant, London Regiment ; France 16 months, Salonica 6 months, Palestine 1 year.

Garrett, Albert Edward (1916-19) ; Corporal, King's Royal Rifle Corps and Machine Gun Corps ; France 2 years 8 months.

Gazeley, Frederick William (1916-19); Rifleman, London Regiment ; France 1 month, Egypt 10 months, Salonica 4 months.

Grainger, Charles Edward (1915-19) ; Acting-Sergeant, London Regiment ; France 2 years 9 months.

Gray, Henry (1916-19); Private, North Staffordshire Regiment and R.A.M.C. ; France 6 months.

Green. Albert (1916-19) ; Driver, R.A.S.C. and R.F.A. ; France 2 years 6 months.

Gregory. Henry Charles (1915-19) ; Private, R.A.S.C. ; France 3 years 3 months.

Grover. Bertram James (1916-19) ; Private, Welch Regiment and Royal Welch Fusiliers ; France 2 years 5 months.

Harper, Richard (1917-19) ; Private, R.A.S.C. ; France.

Harvey, Benjamin (1918-19) ; Gunner, R.F.A. ; France 9 months.

Hills, Alfred (1917-19) ; Air Mechanic (2nd Class), R.A.F. ; Palestine 9 months, India 14 months.

*Howes, Robert (1915-18); Corporal, R.E. ; France 9 months ; Killed in action, 2lst March, l918.

Hurst, Alfred (1917-19) ; Air Mechanic (2ud Class), R.A.F.

Ironside, Alfred William (1911-19); Company Sergeant-Major, Essex and Royal West Surrey Regiments, and R.E. ; Gallipoli 2 months.

Jackson, Christopher Thomas (1915-19) ; Shoeing-Smith, R.A.V.C. ; France 2 years 5 months.

Kenning, Arthur Ernest (1917-19); Private, Labour Corps.

Ling, William (1916-19) ; Private, London Regiment ; Salonica 6 months, Palestine 12 months, France 6 mouths.

Maloney, John (1915-19) ; Sergeant, R.N.A.S. and R.A.F.

Maxim, Herbert George (1916-19): Private, South Staffordshire Regiment ; France 1 year 10 months.

Morle, Walter Sydney (1915-19) ; Lance-Corporal, R.E. ; France 1 year 11 months.

O'Brien, John (1916-19) ; Sapper, R.E.

Pearson, Alfred Thomas (1915-19) ; Lance-Corporal, R.A.S.C. ; France 4 years.

Pitt, Jabez Stephen (1915-17); Driver, R.F.A. ; France 2 years.

Pollard, George (1916-19) ; Private, Leicestershire Regiment ; France 1 year 9 months.

Rivett, Richard (1915-19) ; Lance-Corporal, London Regiment

Robertson, Frederick Joseph (1916-19) ; Private, E. Surrey Regiment ; France 2 years 8 months.

Robson, Henry Augustus (1914-19) ; Farrier-Sergeant and Carriage Smith, R.E. ; France 3 years 5 months.

Ruffles, Alfred (1916-20); Private, Royal West Kent Regiment ; India 3 months, Mesopotamia 2 years 9 months.

Scotchford, Harry (1915-19) ; Private, East Surrey and Middlesex Regiments, Highland Light Infantry and Gordon Highlanders.

Sheppard, James (1915-19) ; Sergeant, London Regiment ; France 17 months.

*Shipton, Charles (1915-16) ; Corporal, R.E. ; France 5 months ; Accidentally killed, 1st July, 1916.

Silcock, Walter George (1915-18) ; M.M. ; Sergeant, R.E. ; France 18 months.

Sloper, Alfred Henry (1917-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 16 months.

Smith, John (1914-17); Private, Grenadier Guards ; France 1 year 7 months.

* Spenceley, Frederick (1916-17) ; Private, London Regiment ; France 5 months ; Killed in action, 16th June, 1917.

Spicer, George Edward (1916-19): Private, Rifle Brigade and R.E. ; France 2 years 3 months.

Stephens, William Henry (1918-19) ; Private, Essex Regiment

Taylor, Edwin Charles Wilfred (1915-19)) ; Sapper, R.E. ; France 2 years

Waldron, Thomas (1915-19) ; Private, Labour Corps and R.A.S.C. ; France 3 years 7 months.

Whitlock, Joseph Thomas (1917-19) ; Gunner, R.G.A. ; France 4 months.

Young, Harry (1916-19) ; Sapper, R.E.