Philippe Joseph Sellier Trinidad and Tobago England

Biography of Philippe Joseph Sellier

Philippe Joseph Sellier graduated BSc from the University in 1910.

He was born at San Fernando, Trinidad, son of Alphonse Louis, a merchant, and was one of three brothers to graduate from the University; brothers Charles Joseph and Numa Joseph graduating BSc in 1909 and 1911 respectively.

Graduating on 17 November 1910, Sellier went on to become a member of the Institute of Civil Engineers. He was awarded an OBE while working as Regional Opencast Director of the Ministry of Fuel and Power.


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Archival Materials

  • College Courant, No.30, 1963, p.131
  • R3/1/1 Roll of Graduates Vol2


Philippe Joseph Sellier
Born 17 February 1889.
Died 19 June 1962.
GU Degree: BSc, 1910; Science and Engineering,
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: engineers, civil
WWI: View WWI Roll of Honour Entry
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2)
English snippet: Engineering graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1910
Record last updated: 20th Aug 2013

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Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago, Trinidad, San Fernando
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England England, Newcastle upon Tyne
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