Victor Noir

Bank: London County & Westminster Bank

Place of work: Paris office

Died: 2 October 1914


Victor Noir was born on 14 October 1879 in Doussard, Haute Savoie, France. He began working for London County & Westminster Bank (Paris) upon its foundation in December 1913, as a messenger at its Paris office. The new bank had acquired the premises and some of the staff of Banque Franco Américaine upon its liquidation. Among them was Noir, who had worked for the latter bank since 1910.


Noir was mobilised in the French army at the outbreak of war, and died on 2 October 1914 at Lihons, Somme, while serving in the 52nd Regiment d'Infanterie. He was 34 years old.

Leave your message of remembrance

If you want to leave a message of remembrance for this fallen member of our staff please 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.