William Allan CHAPPLE
MB ChB (NZ) MRCS (Eng) MRCP&S (Ireland), Dip State Med (Dub),
DPH (Ireland), MD (NZ)
Born Alexandra, Otago 14/7/1864 Died Paddington, London 19/10/1936
Educated at Alexandra School
Completed part of his medical studies at Otago University, before travelling to London in 1888. There, he attended Kings College Hospital for 1 year, returning to NZ in 1889 to complete his medical degree.
MB ChB (NZ) 1890, MRCS (Eng) 1897, MRCP&S (Ireland) 1897, Dip State Med (Dub) 1897, DPH (Ireland) 1897, MD (NZ) 1899
First registered as a medical practitioner in NZ 10/5/1890
Honorary Physician, Wellington Hospital 1898 - 1900
Member of the Victoria College Council from its inception to 1907
Member for Tuapeka in House of Representatives 1908
He returned to medical practice after 1924, and in fact, he had remained registered as a medical practitioner
in NZ throughout.
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Obituary: NZMJ 1936 35:422 / BMJ 1936 2:901