25th County of London Cyclist Battalion
The London Regiment


Memorials - India Gate, New Delhi

 The India Gate, (originally called the All India War Memorial), is a war memorial located astride the Rajpath, on the eastern edge of the ‘ceremonial axis’ of New Delhi, India, formerly called Kingsway.

India Gate is a memorial to 82,000 soldiers of the Indian Army who died in the period 1914–21 in the First World War, in France, Flanders, Mesopotamia, Persia, East Africa, Gallipoli and elsewhere in the Near and the Far East, and the Third Anglo-Afghan War. 13,300 servicemen's names, including some soldiers and officers from the United Kingdom who served and died in India during WW1, are inscribed on the gate.


Soldiers of the 25th London Cyclists commemorated on the India Gate.

Last name First names  Died  Age  Rank Service #
BURTENSHAW Henry E. 21 June 1917     Private  740940
DALWOOD Robert Stanley S 15 June 1917 30 Private  740753
EDMONDS Frederick William 9 June 1919    Serjeant  740089
FRITH Gordon Frederick Taylor 21 Aug 1917 19 Private  741211
GAYLER Herbert Henry (Burt) 23 June 1917    Private  740705
JAMES Horace Cash 17 June 1920    Private  740254
LEVENTHAL Harry 27 Aug 1917    Private  742052
MACROSTIE Ernest James 21 May 1919    Second Lieutenant     
MURAILLE Francois Guillaume P. 18 Aug 1917    Lance Corporal 740865
RIMBAULT Herbert Frank 13 Aug 1917 29 Private  741216
SPROSTON John Colin 20 Oct 1918 24 Private  740966
STONE Eric Walker 20 June 1917 24 Private  740222

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