Andrew Aitken

RBS remembers



Andrew Aitken

Bank: The Royal Bank of Scotland

Place of work: Head Office, Edinburgh

Died: 19 June 1915

 

Andrew Aitken was born in Airdrie in 1888, the only son of John F Aitken, an ironmonger, and his wife Margaret. He had a sister, also named Margaret. He worked for The Royal Bank of Scotland at its head office in Edinburgh.

During the First World War Aitken joined the army, serving as a Lance Corporal in the Queen's Edinburgh Rifles, the Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). He was killed in action in the Dardanelles on 19 June 1915.

 

 

Leave your message of remembrance

If you want to leave a message of remembrance about this fallen member of our staff please send us an email.

Send us an email

Please note that we review every comment before publishing it to make sure that it doesn't breach our posting guidelines so it sometimes takes a day or two for your comments to appear.

Set Tab for lightbox