Person    | Male  Died 17/4/1941

Auxiliary Firemen Victor Bruce Wratten

Categories: Emergency Services

War dead non-military, WW2 i

Commemorated on a memorial as being a civilian who was killed in WW2. Includes mercantile marines and emergency services personnel.

Auxiliary Firemen Victor Bruce Wratten

From the Sub Fire Station 6W, Cheyne Place. Died in a fire which took the lives of seven firemen, known as "The Wednesday".

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Auxiliary Firemen Victor Bruce Wratten

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Chelsea Firefighters

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PC Walter C. Choat

PC Walter C. Choat

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Percy Crane

Percy Crane

Auxiliary fireman killed in the bomb attack on Henry Cavendish School, Balham. Andrew Behan has kindly carried out further research: Percy Crane was born on 1 December 1907 in Clapham, a son of Si...

Person, Emergency Services

War dead non-military, WW2
1 memorial
Edgar W. Vick

Edgar W. Vick

Leading Fireman killed as a result of an air raid on Old Palace School, Bow, E3 on 20 April 1941. Our colleague Andrew Behan has kindly researched this man: Auxiliary Leading Fireman Edgar William...

Person, Emergency Services

War dead non-military, WW2
1 memorial
Ernest R. Beadle

Ernest R. Beadle

Auxiliary Fireman Ernest Reginald Beadle was born on 26 November 1908 in Anerley, Surrey, the son of Ernest Albert Beadle (1879-1942) and Annie Beadle née Penberthy (b.1881). In the 1911 census he ...

Person, Emergency Services

War dead non-military, WW2
1 memorial
Colin J. Townsley G.M., Station Officer

Colin J. Townsley G.M., Station Officer

The officer in charge of Red Watch at Soho Fire Station. Died trying to rescue a woman from the blazing ticketing hall as the fire suddenly erupted. Fire-fighters attempting to re-enter the ticketi...

Person, Emergency Services, Tragedy

3 memorials