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Philip Randal WOODHOUSE  DSO  OBE  MC and Bar

MB ChB (NZ) 1910

Born Dunedin 9 Feb 1886                        Died Timaru 1 Oct 1970

P R Woodhouse

Educated at Otago Boys' High School

HS, Wellington Hospital 1911 - 1913

Acting Medical Superintendent Wellington Hospital 1913

Went to England in 1913 to study for the FRCS, but when WW1 started, he joined the RAMC and served in France with distinction.

Medical Superintendent, Wellington Hospital 1919 - 1921

He began a new career in farming at the beginning of 1922. His wife, Airini Rhodes, had inherited Blue Cliffs sheep run, and Randal became the station manager.

 

Obituary: NZMJ 1970 72:342

 

 

photograph courtesy Wellington Hospital photographic archive
Last updated 29 October 2016.