Bancrofts School Memorial Panels

Bancrofts School Memorial Panels. Photo by Patrick O'Mara.
Bancrofts School Memorial Panels. Photo by Patrick O'Mara.
Bancroft's School
High Road
Woodford Green

A large wooden board displayed in the south cloister of Bancroft’s School features the names of the ‘master and boys of the school’ who died in the First World War. The names are depicted in gold across a series of eight panels.

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Find out more about some of the individuals featured on this memorial by selecting from one of the names below.

To view a complete list of every individual commemorated on this memorial, please click on the memorial inscription link above.

Biography available.

Name Regiment Year of death
Albert Benjamin James Carter Seaforth Highlanders 1915
Albert Victor Porter Essex Regiment 1916
Albert Wildash Norfolk Regiment 1916
Alec John Grice Holt Singapore Volunteer Rifles 1915
Alex Gilmour Boardman Royal Air Force 1918
Alfred Hughes Brown London Regiment (Artists' Rifles) 1918
Algernon Beale Wootton London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) 1915
Allan George French Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1916
Allan Rodger London Regiment (London Scottish) 1918
Amyas Septimus Quirke Machine Gun Corps 1918
Angus Roy Gunn Royal Fusiliers 1917
Arnold Capel Batho Middlesex Regiment 1916
Arthur Bryan Wright The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) 1917
Arthur Haddon Lilley London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1917
Arthur Henry Felix Fletcher 13th Hussars 1917
Arthur Henry William Hudson King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 1916
Arthur Herbert Thompson London Regiment 1916
Arthur James Stiles Royal Fusiliers 1916
Arthur Justus Hill Honourable Artillery Company 1916
Arthur Kerry Barratt Royal Army Medical Corps 1915
Arthur Leslie Evans Suffolk Regiment 1916
Arthur Rattray Meredith Canadian Infantry 1916
Arthur William Ramsey The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) 1915
Augustine Harry Mahr Honourable Artillery Company 1917
Austin Campbell Dent Royal Army Medical Corps 1915
Benjamin James Roberts London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) 1917
Bertram John William Andrews Royal Sussex Regiment 1917
Cecil Wykeham Lydall Royal Navy 1916
Charles Duncan Knox Royal Flying Corps 1917
Charles Evans Thorp Royal Air Force 1918
Charles Richard Knights 1st Canadian Mounted Rifles Battalion 1917
Charles William Milne Cameron Highlanders 1915
Clifford Joseph Brooke Hunt Canadian Infantry 1916
Clifford Vernon Tee Royal Garrison Artillery 1918
Cuthbert Hickman Auckland Regiment N.Z.E.F. 1918
Donald Alfred Harnett The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) 1916
Donald Ambrose London Regiment 1918
Donald Arthur Payne London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1917
Donald John Macintosh Essex Regiment 1918
Donald Sowerby Salter Royal Garrison Artillery 1918
Douglas Brown Shanks London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) 1915
Douglas Hampden Beeching London Regiment (London Scottish) 1916
Douglas Murray Cameron Suffolk Regiment 1916
Douglas Tosetti Royal Berkshire Regiment 1918
Edgar Evan Holt Phillips Royal Fusiliers 1917
Edmund Douglas Noel Essex Regiment 1920
Eric William Payne Army Service Corps 1917
Ernest Mitchell Meredith Royal Buckinghamshire Hussars 1915
Ernest Swanson London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1917
Evan Charles Kilcoy Fraser Mackenzie Mercantile Marine 1917
Evelyn Harper London Regiment (Artists' Rifles) 1917
Francis Arthur Riggenbach Essex Regiment 1918
Frank Guy Wright The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) 1917
Frank Lawson Matthews Royal Fusiliers 1916
Frank Meredith Parry Hampshire Regiment 1916
Frank Reynolds Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 1916
Frederick Anthony Knights Canadian Infantry 1915
Frederick Leaf Franklin Northamptonshire Regiment 1920
Frederick Lionel Nash London Regiment (The Rangers) 1915
Frederick Louis Marchant Essex Regiment 1917
Frederick Reith Campbell Bradford London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) 1916
Frederick Stephen Boshell Royal Berkshire Regiment 1918
Frederick Stewart Higson Welsh Regiment 1917
Frederick Tom Underhill London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1915
Frederick William Ellis London Regiment (Kensingtons) 1918
Geoffrey Albert Pain London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) 1916
George Edward Wright Army Service Corps 1918
George Everett Cayford Royal Flying Corps 1917
George Frederick Teverson London Regiment (First Surrey Rifles) 1916
George Leslie Nicole Honourable Artillery Company 1917
George Thomas Webster Machine Gun Corps 1917
George William Swanson Royal Air Force 1918
Gerald Roach Royal Naval Air Service 1917
Gilbert Waterhouse Essex Regiment 1916
Gordon William Acworth London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) 1917
Guy Compton Royal Sussex Regiment 1917
Harold Edward White Royal Engineers 1918
Harold Stanley Underwood Army Service Corps 1918
Harold Victor Young Royal Flying Corps 1917
Harry Augustus Deubert London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) 1917
Harry Carter Markby London Regiment (The Rangers) 1916
Harry Douglas Blake Royal Fusiliers 1915
Harry Vanse Huggins Australian Infantry, A.I.F. 1917
Headley Stuart Payne The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) 1919
Henry Alfred Odell Carter Canadian Infantry 1917
Henry William Edgar Noel London Regiment (Artists' Rifles) 1917
Herbert Allen Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 1917
Herbert Bellerby Royal Flying Corps 1916
Herbert Charles Skinner London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) 1917
Herbert Charles Williams London Regiment (The Rangers) 1917
Herbert Manico Nash London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) 1915
Herbert Musgrove Beck Royal Flying Corps 1918
Howard Walter Beeching London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1918
Hubert Dickie Kidd Cameron Highlanders 1915
Hubert Thorpe Wootton Dorsetshire Regiment 1918
Ivor James Challis Lancashire Fusiliers 1918
John Edgar Phillips Royal Air Force 1918
John Frederick Paramor Essex Regiment 1915
John Gray London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1916
John Howard Potter Royal Engineers 1916
John Outram Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1917
John Sinclair Henwood London Regiment (The Rangers) 1916
John Stephen Hawkins London Regiment 1917
John Walter Gooderham Honourable Artillery Company 1916
Joseph Henry Matthews Royal Berkshire Regiment 1918
Kenneth Neil Finlay Royal Air Force 1918
Leonard Alfred Whillier Suffolk Regiment 1916
Leonard George Hirst Royal Engineers 1918
Leslie Gordon Black Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve 1916
Lewis Frederick Bartlett London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1915
Lionel Trotter Canadian Infantry 1917
Marsden Holt Australian Infantry, A.I.F. 1918
Maurice Godfrey Wells Royal Field Artillery 1918
Maurice Herbert Wood Royal Flying Corps 1917
Montague Cyril Castledine Royal Fusiliers 1915
Montague Elphinstone Royal Flying Corps 1917
Norman Holt Phillips Honourable Artillery Company 1918
Norman Lindsay Mackie London Regiment (London Scottish) 1915
Oscar William Campbell Royal Engineers 1917
Oscar William Clark East Surrey Regiment 1916
Paxton Malaby Dent Seaforth Highlanders 1915
Percy George Ovitts Norfolk Regiment 1915
Percy Harold Chidgey Royal Engineers 1918
Percy Heath Andrews Royal Engineers 1918
Percy Lampard Royal Fusiliers 1916
Percy Montague Phillips Yorkshire Regiment 1916
Percy Randolph Smith London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1916
Raymond Conrad Murray Keefe Manchester Regiment 1918
Raymond George Vincent Canadian Infantry 1917
Rees John Davies Royal Field Artillery 1917
Reginald Davies Hickson Essex Regiment 1917
Reginald Frank Learr Owen Essex Regiment 1917
Reginald George Box Essex Regiment 1917
Reginald Gordon Hill Royal Army Medical Corps 1917
Reginald Vivian Menhennitt London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) 1916
Rex Compton Essex Regiment 1917
Richard Edward Chardin London Regiment (The Rangers) 1915
Robert Arthur Wagstaff Machine Gun Corps 1918
Robert Leonard Argent Royal Fusiliers 1918
Robert Stanley Warrison Wilson Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 1917
Robert Victor Vallancey Royal Air Force 1918
Roy Melville Rowan Middlesex Hussars 1915
Sidney James Seton Royal Naval Reserve 1915
Stacey Bates King Honourable Artillery Company 1916
Stuart Norman Shephard Royal Flying Corps 1918
Sydney Stranger Chaplin Manchester Regiment 1918
Thomas Alfred Champ Royal Fusiliers 1916
Thomas Edward Davies Royal Army Service Corps 1916
Thomas Hilton Beatty Middlesex Regiment 1917
Thomas Hugh Roper London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1917
Thomas Walter Scott Cambridgeshire Regiment 1916
Victor George Goodchild Royal Air Force 1918
Walter Harold Pockett Royal Field Artillery 1918
Walter Vosper Jakins Royal Flying Corps 1917
Wilfred Fry London Regiment 1918
Wilfred James Dobson Canadian Infantry 1916
William Albert Holman The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) 1918
William Funston Haddock London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) 1916
William Harold Dice London Regiment (City of London Rifles) 1917
William Henry Peppiatt London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1915
William John Weatherall Hemmans Royal Fusiliers 1916
William Thomas Black Essex Regiment 1917