Richard William DURAND
MRCS (Eng) LRCP (Lond), MRCGP
Born India 4/6/1903 Died Palmerston North 1988
Educated in England
MRCS (Eng) LRCP (Lond) 1928, MRCGP 1960
Served with the RAF in WW2. After being shot down, served for a time as MO on the troop ship Queen Elizabeth. Later he was MO at a RAF training establishment in England.
Post-war, he worked as Medical Superintendent Belfast City Hospital, before emigrating to New Zealand in 1950
Superintendent-in-Chief, Wellington Hospital Board 1950 - 1956
Visiting MO, Greytown Hospital, before moving to Otaki where he established a general practice.
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