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Edward Gordon JOSEPH

MB ChB (Edin) 1918, MRCS (Eng) LRCP (Lond) 1918, MS (Minnesota) 1921

Born Wellington 21 Sep 1894         Died Israel 3 Mar 1982

Edward Joseph

Educated at Wanganui Collegiate

Began medical studies in Dunedin, completing them in Edinburgh

During WW1 served with NZ Mounted Rifles; wounded at Gallipoli

Postgraduate studies in London and in Minnesota

Returned to NZ in 1923. Lived in Karori.

Honorary assistant Physician, Wellington Hospital 1924 - 1925

Honorary assistant Urologist, Wellington Hospital 1926 - 1927

Emigrated to Jerusalem in 1928, joining the staff of Hadassah Hospital

Head of Surgery, Hadassah Hospital 1930 - 1960

 

 

photograph courtesy Hanan Joseph
Last updated 29 October 2016.