Eric Kenton

Bank: London County & Westminster Bank

Place of work: Erith branch

Died: 16 September 1918


Eric John Kenton was born in Eastbourne in 1897. In August 1914 he went to work for London County & Westminster Bank at its Greenwich branch. The following April he transferred to Erith branch.


In July 1915 Kenton left the bank to join the army, becoming a Private in the South Wales Borderers. He died in France on 16 September 1918. He was 21 years old.


Eric Kenton is commemorated on a bank war memorial at NatWest Bexleyheath branch.

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