Ronald Banks

Bank: The National Bank

Place of work: Head Office, London

Died: 30 September 1941


Ronald Percival Banks was born on 14 July 1913, the son of Percival and Grace Banks. In March 1933 he went to work for The National Bank as a probationer at its London, Camden Town branch. In 1934 he was transferred to the London head office on Old Broad Street as an assistant. During his service with the bank he also spent time at London Oxford Street office. 


In March 1940 Banks left the bank to go on war service, becoming a Gunner in the Royal Horse Artillery. He died in hospital whilst serving in the Middle East on 30 September 1941. He was 28 years old. 


Ronald Banks is commemorated on a bank war memorial at 250 Bishopsgate, London.  

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