Francis Wallace MACKENZIE

MB CM (Edin) 1885

Born Otago, 1860                              Died Wellington 25/6/1934

Educated at Otago Boys' High School, Christ's College Canterbury, Otago and Edinburgh Universities

While a medical student he went as a dresser with Kitchener's army to the Soudan War

F W Mackenzie

RMO, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

Then studied in England and on the Continent, before coming to NZ

Commenced practice as an EENT specialist in Wellington 1887

Honorary Ophthalmic Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1890 - 1903

Boer War service

In 1903, visited England & the Continent, studying EENT, 1st in London, then Rostock, Berlin, Vienna and Paris.

Member of Wellington Hospital Board

Severe episode of typhoid fever 1922, with poor health thereafter.







photograph courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library
Last updated 1 February 2022.