Person    | Male  Born 1876  Died 16/12/1910

PC Walter C. Choat

Aged 34, killed by a burglary gang fighting their way out of a building in Cutler Street.

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PC Walter C. Choat

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Houndsditch murders

Two other officers were crippled for life. The plaque does not mention the Si...

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Fireman Barry Charles Trussell

Fireman Barry Charles Trussell

Died a month after attending a fire in the Intensive Care Unit of Tooting’s St Georges Hospital. He was buried following a sudden flash explosion in the storeroom, taken to the special burns unit o...

Person, Emergency Services

1 memorial
Victor Michaelson

Victor Michaelson

Auxiliary fireman killed in the bomb attack on Henry Cavendish School, Balham. Andrew Behan has kindly carried out further research: Auxiliary Fireman Victor Michaelson was born as Israel Victor M...

Person, Emergency Services

War dead non-military, WW2
1 memorial
Fireman Colin Comber

Fireman Colin Comber

Called to attend a fire in a restaurant in the King’s Road, Chelsea, he entered the building in breathing apparatus, along with his colleague Fireman Peter Brian O'Connell Hutchins, to locate the s...

Person, Emergency Services, Tragedy

1 memorial
Michael Hodge

Michael Hodge

One of five fire-watchers killed on the night bombs fell on Chelsea Old Church and the surrounding area. Aged seventeen and very tall for his age. He was waiting to go up to Cambridge but talking ...

Person, Emergency Services

War dead non-military, WW2
1 memorial
Cyril Demarne

Cyril Demarne

Born Poplar.  A firefighter in WW2 he became Chief Officer of the West Ham Fire Brigade. In 1955 he moved to Australia where he set up firefighting and safety centres in Australasia and in Beirut. ...

Person, Emergency Services, Australia

War served, WW2
2 memorials