Horace Plested

Bank: London County & Westminster Bank

Place of work: Head Office, London

Died: 30 July 2016


Horace George Plested was born on 14 February 1897. In January 1915, shortly before his 18th birthday, he went to work for London County & Westminster Bank.


In July 1915 Plested left his job as a clerk at the bank's London head office to join the army. By 1916 he was a Second Lieutenant in the Manchester Regiment, on active service in France. He died there on 30 July 1916. He was 19 years old.

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