Bank: Union of London & Smiths Bank
Place of work: London Regent Street branch
Died: 18 June 1917
Donald Arthur Payne was born on 12 May 1893, the son of the Reverend Arthur James Payne, a Baptist minister, and his wife Grace Adelaide. He worked for Union of London & Smiths Bank at its London Regent Street branch.
Early in the First World War Payne joined the army, serving as a Rifleman in the London Regiment. He died in France on 18 June 1917. He was 24 years old.
Donald Payne is commemorated on a bank war memorial at NatWest City of London office.
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