Gilbert Howard

RBS remembers 1914-1918



Gilbert Howard

Bank: Union of London & Smiths Bank

Place of work: London Princes Street office

Died: 29 October 1918

Gilbert Gordon Howard was born on 25 September 1897, the son of Septimus Carolus Howard and his wife Edith Mary. He worked for Union of London & Smiths Bank at its London Princes Street office. He was also a member of the bank's staff sports club.

During the First World War Howard joined the army, and by 1918 he was a Lieutenant in the Gloucestershire Regiment. He died in France on 29 October 1918 of wounds received in action. He was 21 years old.

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