Ralph Sellar

Bank: Westminster Bank

Place of work: Brentford branch

Died: 23 November 1941


Ralph Edward Sellar was born on 13 June 1911 and joined the staff of Westminster Bank in May 1930, serving at several branches in the London metropolitan area before being posted to Brentford branch in February 1937. Outside work he had a keen interest in flying, and was a member of a gliding club as well as a Corporal in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 


He was called to active service at the outbreak of war and soon obtained a commission. He was posted overseas in May 1941 and was killed in North Africa on 23 November 1941. He was 30 years old and left a widow, Florence, whom he had married in 1939.


Ralph Sellar is commemorated on a bank war memorial at NatWest London Chiswick branch.

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