Rudland Frederick Showell (1902-57)
Rudland Frederick Showell was born at Gosport in Hampshire. He graduated from London University and trained for the ministry at Richmond College. After three years in home circuits, he became a missionary in China working at Lingnan University in Canton. Showell returned to the home ministry in 1936 and was appointed Chairman of London South West District in 1949. He died suddenly on 8 February 1957.
Source: Minutes of Conference 1960