Sydney Devenish RHIND MC
MRCS (Eng) LRCP (Lond), MB BS (Lond), FRCS (Eng), FRACS
Born Christchurch 18/7/1894 Died Wellington 1/9/1956
Educated at Berkamstead School, Middlesex.
MRCS (Eng) LRCP (Lond) 1916, MB BS (Lond) 1916, FRCS (Eng) 1923, FRACS
Medical studies at University College Hospital, London
During WW1, served with the NZMC in Belgium
When Dr Pickerill moved this unit to Dunedin in 1919, Sydney went with him and they worked together there
Honorary Visiting Physician, Wellington Hospital 1924 - 1925
Known by his friends and colleagues as 'Tommy'
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Obituary: NZMJ 1956 55:411 / Medical Journal of Australia 1956 2:874 / BMJ 1956 2:715