Born: October 2, 1898 California, Pasedena. Died: October 29, 1918, Esher, Surrey
Regiment: The Queen’s Royal West Surrey Regiment
Parents: Edwin and Frances Gillespie ‘Fannie” Routh
Schools/University: Sandroyd College, Charterhouse and Sandhurst
Notes: Died of pneumonia contracted on service in Italy with the Royal Surrey Regiment, Returned home planning to join the RAF. He was 20 years old.
Played for: Corinthian-Under-Arms, Old Carthusians
A book about the players who fell in that War is currently in preparation and will be available in the near future, all proceeds of which, will help to keep both the club and the memory of these Corinthians alive. (Contact corinthians1882 (at) gmail.com for more information).