The Somerville House Community wishes to acknowledge the service and sacrifice of the following past pupils who served in World War I. In addition others also contributed to the war effort including:-. Emily Jean Darvall- VAD in BEF Mentioned in dispatches, Mavis Lahey - ARP warden London Stella Nicol - French Red Cross Medal Etta Thomas - VAD. Victor Alexander Brisbane William Cochrane Baillie (1896-1951), Third Baron Lamington served British Forces, Mention in Dispatches, wounded twice, retired rank of Captain 1927. Honour before Honours.