THE WORLD WAR 1 PROJECT
The archive group is worked hard to research the story of Blackheath during the Great War. Over 69 men, some only teenagers left Blackheath to serve their country. Many hourse were spent researching each individual and we made some fascinating discoveries and recorded some poignant stories. We would welcome any further information on the men listed below. Please do contact us email- firstname.lastname@example.org.
BLACKHEATH MEN WHO WENT TO WAR 1914-18
ALBERT ERNEST AYEARS WILLIAM FREDERICK AYEARS ERNEST JOHN BALCHIN FREDERICK ARTHUR BALCHIN
JAMES BALCHIN PERCIVAL BALCHIN KELLAND HARDING BARFOOT VALENTINE HARDING BARFOOT
CHARLES ARTHUR BRAMBLEY SYDNEY BROWN WILLIAM CHARLES CALLINGHAM
JOHN CHARTERIS WILLIAM JOSEPH CLARKE ARTHUR COOPER ALBERT JOHN DAVIS
ROBERT WILLIAM DAVIS ERNEST DAVIS ALBERT JOHN DAVIS
CHARLES DEVONSHIRE ALBERT DURRANT GEORGE DURRANT JESSE DURRANT
CHARLES DURANT CHARLES DURANT JNR ERNEST DURANT JOHN EDWARDS
GILBERT WILLIAM EDWARDS LEONARD GEORGE EDWARDS FREDERICK GEORGE EDWARDS
GEORGE FOGGETT PERCIVAL FREDERICK GOODWIN ARTHUR JOHN HALL
JOHN HAYES FRANK THOMAS HARDWICK PERCY ARTHUR UNDERWOOD
ERNEST HARRIS HENRY JAMES HAYWARD SYDNEY HAYWARD FRANK FREDERICK HAYWARD
GEORGE WILLIAM HERSEY EDGAR DAVID HERSEY BASIL CHARLES MORTIMER HODGSON
CYRIL ARTHUR GODWIN HODGSON HAROLD EDWARD AUSTEN HODGSON CHARLES LAMBERT
ERNEST LIBBITER DOCTOR JOUSE WILLIAM CHARLES MANT
BENJAMINE MANT FREDERICK MANT LEVI MANT JAMES CHARLES MANT JAMES HENRY MERCER
HENRY JAMES MERCER JOHN MURDOCH MITCHELL HARRY O'CONNER GEORGE RAGGETT SYDNEY RAGGETT CHARLES VINCENT RISBRIDGER
SYDNEY RISBRIDGER WILLIAM RISBRIDGER ERNEST SAUNDERS
LEONARD SAUNDERS ALGERNON SAUNDERS FRANK W.SAUNDERS PERCIVAL SCOGINS GEORGE ISAAC SIMMS HENRY FRANK STEWARD
CECIL WALTER D'ALTERAC STEWARD HENRY WALTER STEWARD
AUGUSTUS HUBERT WAREHAM WILLIAM JOHN WHITE ERNEST EDWARD WINK
Over the past four years we have had the privilege to share our research and stories of WW1 not only with visitors to our exhibition in Blackheath in 2014 but, at various other locations and events. Here are just some of the events and activities we have contributed to -
Nov 2014. Exhibition in Blackheath
Nov 2016. Exhibition at Godalming Museum.
Nov 2015. Exhibition at Commonwealth War Graves Pavilion, Brookwood.
Sept 2015. Exhibition in Godalming at Waverley Council WW1 event.
Lectures given at Surrey History Centre, Chilworth History Society, Godalming museum.
Visits to Chilworth School, Shamley Green and Wonersh School. Visit from Longacre School to our exhibition.
Loaned exhibits to- Dorking Museum, Wonersh History Society.