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Donnithorne, Rev. Vyvyan Henrylocked


Born 8 Jan. 1886; s of Lt-Col E. G. M. Donnithorne, JP, Royal Scots Greys and Harriet Lucia Alexander, Carlow; m 1919, Gladys Ingram; one d; died 12 Dec. 1968


Christ’s Hospital; Clare College, Cambridge; Ridley Hall, Cambridge


Served European War, Hampshire Regt (wounded, MC); Ordained 1919; Missionary in Szechwan, Western China, 1920–49; Chaplain of Downing College, Cambridge, 1928; Archdeacon of Western Szechwan, China, 1935–45; Chaplain, Canary Islands, 1949–53; Director, West China Evangelistic Band, Hong Kong, 1953–. Captured by Chinese brigands with wife and daughter, and held prisoner for a month, 1925


4a Somerset Road, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong