A Virtual Cemetery created by Home Children Canada

BHC who died in WW1

Many British Home Children would go on to serve for our counties in the war, some for Canada and some served in Britain after returning there. This is a running list of those BHC who perished in WW1

1,136 memorials
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PVT John Richard Aaron

PVT John Richard Aaron

8 Jun 1895 – 9 Apr 1917

Vimy, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Rman Geoffrey Robinson Abbott

Rman Geoffrey Robinson Abbott

1898 – 31 Jul 1917

Ypres (Ieper), Arrondissement Ieper, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium

Private Percival Abraham

Private Percival Abraham

22 Dec 1890 – 8 Aug 1918

Hangard, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France

Driver Henry Richard James Absolom

Driver Henry Richard James Absolom

unknown – 13 May 1917

Boyelles, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

No grave photo

Gunner John Henry Francis Absolom

18 Aug 1896 – 13 Oct 1915

Newham, London Borough of Newham, Greater London, England

Pvt George Richard Ackley

Pvt George Richard Ackley

11 Oct 1884 – 22 Sep 1918

Queant, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Pvt George Agar

Pvt George Agar

3 Jan 1896 – 24 Jul 1917

Lillers, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

PVT Albert Edward Ahmed

PVT Albert Edward Ahmed

26 Nov 1888 – 11 Aug 1918

Vimy, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Pvt David Aikin

Pvt David Aikin

21 Sep 1892 – 21 Aug 1917

Aix-Noulette, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Pvt John Aikin

Pvt John Aikin

1 Oct 1896 – 2 Jun 1916

Ypres (Ieper), Arrondissement Ieper, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium

Private John Aitken

Private John Aitken

16 Oct 1880 – 3 Sep 1918

Beaurains, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

PVT John Arthur Aldcroft

PVT John Arthur Aldcroft

30 Apr 1898 – 12 Nov 1917

Poperinge, Arrondissement Ieper, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium

Pvt Edgar Alden

Pvt Edgar Alden

14 Mar 1898 – 21 Sep 1917

Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Pioneer Frederick Alderton

Pioneer Frederick Alderton

30 Apr 1895 – 18 Apr 1916

Ypres (Ieper), Arrondissement Ieper, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium

No grave photo

Pvt Frederick Alexander

25 Sep 1897 – 11 Nov 1917

Ypres (Ieper), Arrondissement Ieper, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium

Pvt John Alexander
No grave photo

Pvt John Alexander

6 Mar 1897 – 9 Aug 1918

Bouchoir, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France

Pvt George Allabush

Pvt George Allabush

4 Apr 1897 – 28 Aug 1918

Cherisy, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

No grave photo

Private Edwin Charles Allen

21 Jan 1893 – 17 Sep 1916

Etaples, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Lieut Lionel Arthur Singleton Allen

Lieut Lionel Arthur Singleton Allen

9 Dec 1898 – 30 Sep 1918

Etrun, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Private Thomas Allway

Private Thomas Allway

unknown – 2 Nov 1914

Harlebeke, Arrondissement Kortrijk, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium

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