Herbert Markham

RBS remembers 1914-1918



Herbert Markham

Bank: London County & Westminster Bank

Place of work: London Harrow Road branch

Died: 26 April 1917

 

Herbert Edward Markham was born on 28 February 1896. In April 1913, when he was 17 years old, he went to work for London County & Westminster Bank.

In September 1914 Markham left his job as a clerk at the bank's London Harrow Road branch to go on military service. By 1917 he was a Lieutenant in the Royal Marine Light Infantry, on active service in France. He was killed in action while leading a bombing party on 26 April 1917. He was 21 years old.

 

 

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