Serjeant-at-Arms staff and the First World War
List of staff in the Serjeant-at-Arms Department who were serving, and had served, giving rank, name and regiments. Dated May 1918. Twenty-three staff are listed as serving, and a further 6 as having served. The list of those who had served omitted Corporal Reginald Lanchbery, who was killed in action.
Memorials to staff and Parliamentarians who fought and died for their country can be found throughout the Palace of Westminster.
The Serjeant-at-Arms Department employed four Girl Porters during the war to substitute for male staff who were serving in the armed forces.