Garnet Wilson HARTY   
MB ChB (Edin) FRCS (Edin)
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Born Dunedin 1880    Died Wanganui 23/1/1949

Educated at Otago Boys' High School

MB ChB (Edin) 1903, FRCS (Edin) 1905

One year at Otago University before proceeding to Edinburgh University
Resident appointments at the Bristol Eye Hospital (working under Richardson Cross),
and The Nose and Throat Hospital in Golden Square, London

Commenced practice in Wellington 1907
Honorary Visiting Ophthalmic Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1908 - 1940
Responsible in large part for the establishment of a special department for Diseases of the Eye, Ear Nose & Throat
Visiting Ophthalmic Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1940-41
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, 1941-1947

Retired to Wanganui because of declining health

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Garnet Harty

Obituary: NZMJ 1949 48:217  /  Transactions of the Ophthalmology Society of NZ 1949 1:89

photograph courtesy
J O Mercer collection