Roll of Honour


The Roll of Honour is a record of the students, staff and alumni of the University of Aberdeen who served in the First and Second World Wars. Behind each name lies a very personal story and a reminder that the war impacted on families and friends as well as those directly involved in the conflict.

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First World War: In Memoriam

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Knowles, John Forbes

Knowles, John Forbes

Son of George Knowles, Aberdeen ; born Aberdeen, 26 February 1891 ; educated at the Grammar School; graduated M. A., 1912 ; entered the U.F. College in the same year and continued his studies there till the outbreak of War....