Christ’s College Finchley – First World War

 

 

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BAILEY, Arthur MacDougall Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1908-09

Lieutenant, Essex Regiment. Died 22/08/1918

Son of Arthur Rushby Bailey, M.A., and Catherine Coats Bailey, of “Holmbury,” Station Rd., Hendon, London. Educated at Merchant Taylors’ School and Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge

BARKER, Thomas Chesman Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1908-14

2nd Lieutenant, Royal Engineers. Died 04/11/1918

Son of Chesman and Marguerite Emma Barker, of Fair Haven, Chidham, Emsworth, Sussex. Native of Finchley, London.

BARTON, John Henry Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1909-11

Private, London Regiment. Died 31/10/1915

Son of Walter John and Julia Wreaford Barton, of 12, York Rd., Hendon, Middlesex

BATHO, Arnold Capel Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1902

2nd Lieutenant, Middlesex Regiment. Died 15/09/1916

Son of the late Mr. W. I. Batho and of Ellen C. Batho, of 82, Belsize Park Gardens, Hampstead, London.

BEXFIELD, William Henry

 

Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1906-09

Private, Canadian Inf., Central Ontario Regt. Died 27/09/1918

Son of William Cubitt Bexfield and Mary Long Bexfield. Native of Norfolk, England.

 

BING, Eric St Loy Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1914-16

Private, Gordon Highlanders. Died 26/07/1918

 

BONNY, Gerald Charles Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1909-15

Airman 2nd Class, Royal Flying Corps. Died 25/06/1917

Son of Edwin and Julia Bonny, of “St. Catherins,” Parkfield Avenue, Amersham, Bucks. Native of London.

 

BROAD, Arnold Edward Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1903-06

Private, Seaforth Highlanders. Died23/07/1918

Son of Frank B. and Emily Esther Broad, of 6, Newcomen Rd., Finchley; husband of Elizabeth Broad, of 14, Moss Hall Villas, Finchley, London

 

BROOKS, Howard Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1909-13

Motor Mechanic Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 20/07/1918

Son of Agnes Brooks, of 35, Princes Avenue, Church End, Finchley, Middx, and the late Alfred George Brooks. Born at Edinburgh

 

BUSSELL, Travis Percival Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1908-14

Rifleman, London Regt (Queen’s Westminster Rifles)

 

 

BUTCHER, Clarence Edward Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1909-14

 

CAIRD, Ernest Thomson Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1908-13

 

CALDWELL, Lindsay Roy Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1907-08

 

CAMFFERMAN, Alexander Attended Christ’s College Finchley
CAREY, Leonard Arthur Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1901 – 07
CAREY, Mansel Ernest Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1896 – 1902
CARNE, Maxwell Halford Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1901 – 04
CHAMBERS, Philip Carlisle Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1908 -10
CHAPMAN, Eric Glenn Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1902 – 07
CHILDS, James Arthur Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1907 – 11
CLARE, Alfred Lichigary Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1904 – 08
CLOSE, Max Arthur Attended Christ’s College Finchley
COOTE, Keith Attended Christ’s College Finchley
COPE, Evan Leslie Noble Attended Christ’s College Finchley
COPE, Walter Gordon Attended Christ’s College Finchley
COPELAND, Gerald Attended Christ’s College Finchley
CRANE, Lucius Francis Attended Christ’s College Finchley
CRAWFORD, Wilfred Gordon Attended Christ’s College Finchley
CURRY, Edgar Attended Christ’s College Finchley
DAWSON, John William Attended Christ’s College Finchley
EARLE, R C There are no school records or entries in the CWGC website which match this name.
EASTMAN, William Vivaish Attended Christ’s College Finchley
ELLIOTT, Clarence William Attended Christ’s College Finchley
FENNELL, Linton Albert Ramsey Attended Christ’s College Finchley
FERRIS, Basil Thomas Attended Christ’s College Finchley
FLEAR, Arnold Howard Attended Christ’s College Finchley
FORBES, Elystan Glodrydd Henry Panton Attended Christ’s College Finchley
FORD, Percy Gordon Attended Christ’s College Finchley
FRASER, Donald Charles Attended Christ’s College Finchley
FURSE, William Henry Attended Christ’s College Finchley
GARNETT, Arthur Attended Christ’s College Finchley
GOODY, Gilbert Alexander Attended Christ’s College Finchley
GOODYEAR, Frederick George Attended Christ’s College Finchley
GOODYEAR, Frederick Attended Christ’s College Finchley
GORDON -JONES, Eric Attended Christ’s College Finchley
GROCOTT, Harold George Burgess Attended Christ’s College Finchley
HALLSMITH, Ewart Martin Attended Christ’s College Finchley
HARBEN, Kenneth Tucker Attended Christ’s College Finchley
HARDMAN , Cecil William Attended Christ’s College Finchley
HART, Ernest George Attended Christ’s College Finchley
HAWKINS, Lionel Frank Attended Christ’s College Finchley
HERRING, Wilfrid Attended Christ’s College Finchley
IBBOTSON, Thomas Attended Christ’s College Finchley
JACK, George Edmund Attended Christ’s College Finchley
VESTEY-JONES , Alan Attended Christ’s College Finchley
KEMPE, Charles Brett Attended Christ’s College Finchley
KYNOCH, Alexander Bruce Attended Christ’s College Finchley
LAKE, William Martin Attended Christ’s College Finchley
LEARED, Frank Harvey Attended Christ’s College Finchley
LINZELL, Harold Harding Attended Christ’s College Finchley
LLOYD, Lewin David Attended Christ’s College Finchley
McGRATH, Joseph Martin Attended Christ’s College Finchley
McWHINNIE, Charles Routledge Attended Christ’s College Finchley
MELHUISH, Frank Attended Christ’s College Finchley
MINSHULL, John Lewis Attended Christ’s College Finchley
MITCHELL, Wilfrid Attended Christ’s College Finchley
MOORE, Leonard Edwin Attended Christ’s College Finchley
MORISON, John Sinclair Attended Christ’s College Finchley
MOSLEY, George Gordon Attended Christ’s College Finchley
PARKYN, Douglas Roberts Attended Christ’s College Finchley
PATTON, Eric Wyatt Attended Christ’s College Finchley
PEARMAN, Gerald Vokins Attended Christ’s College Finchley
RAPSON, Harold Thomas Attended Christ’s College Finchley
REEVES, Kenneth William Attended Christ’s College Finchley
ROBINSON, Francis Victor Attended Christ’s College Finchley
SHAW, William Dean Attended Christ’s College Finchley
SMITH, George Horace Attended Christ’s College Finchley
SMITH, Maxwell Charles Gordon Attended Christ’s College Finchley
SMYTH, Harry  Attended Christ’s College Finchley 1888-93.  He was a District Inspector with the Royal Irish Constabulary based at Navan.  The IRA began their Easter Uprising on 24th April 1916 and four days later on 28th April they attacked the Police Barracks at Ashbourne in County Meath.  Inspector Smyth was dispatched with a number of other officers to investigate but were ambushed and Inspector Smyth and seven other officers were killed.  Seventeen others were wounded.  He is not officially recognized as war dead but his name appears on the memorial.
SNEATH, Claude Davis Attended Christ’s College Finchley
STARKEY, Leslie Attended Christ’s College Finchley
STREAT, Ralph Graham Attended Christ’s College Finchley
SURGEY, Thomas Gaisford Attended Christ’s College Finchley
SYRETT, Harold Charles Attended Christ’s College Finchley
TAAFFE, John Edward Attended Christ’s College Finchley
TAYLOR, Henry William Attended Christ’s College Finchley
TEDBURY, Ralph Newman Attended Christ’s College Finchley
THICTHENER, George Henry Attended Christ’s College Finchley
THOMSON, Robert Thoresby Attended Christ’s College Finchley
TOSH, Harry Ingham Attended Christ’s College Finchley
TRIM, Leonard John Attended Christ’s College Finchley
TRIM, Sidney George Attended Christ’s College Finchley
TUCKER, Charles Alfred Edward Attended Christ’s College Finchley
TULLY, James Kivas Was a teacher at Christ’s College Finchley from 1910 – 14.  In 1910 he took over command of the Rifle Club and then became the first Commanding Officer of the Cadet Corps when it was officially formed in 1911.  Volunteered at the outbreak of war.

He was killed on 19th September 1916

BURT , Arthur George Attended Christ’s College Finchley
WALKER, Alfred Attended Christ’s College Finchley
WIDGERY, John Tucker Attended Christ’s College Finchley
WILDING, Godfrey James Attended Christ’s College Finchley