Bank: The Royal Bank of Scotland
Place of work: London office
Died: 21 November 1914
John Mann was born in London in 1882, the son of John Mann, a bricklayer. In May 1905 he married Sarah Beasley. At that time his occupation was listed as 'packing case maker', but he later took a job as lift attendant in The Royal Bank of Scotland's London office.
Early in the First World War Mann left the bank to go on military service as a Private in the 2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays). He was killed in action in France on 21 November 1914. He was 31 years old.
Messages of remembrance
David Wren November 11 2014 9:14AM
I'll be in France on November 21st, will spend a moment to remember Private John Mann and his sacrifice.