Arthur Purdy

RBS remembers



Arthur Purdy

Bank: Nottingham & Nottinghamshire Banking Co

Place of work: Nottingham branch

Died: 20 November 1917

 

Arthur Kershaw Purdy was born on 10 March 1894, the son of Francis and Emma Purdy. In March 1911 he went to work for Nottingham & Nottinghamshire Banking Co.

During the First World War Purdy left his job at the bank's Nottingham branch to join the army. By 1917 he was a Second Lieutenant in the Leicestershire Regiment, on active service in France. He died there on 20 November 1917, of wounds received in action. He was 23 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