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Donald Macdonald WILSON MC OBE

MB ChB (Edin) 1911

Born Wellington 1882            Died Wellington 11 Nov 1966

D Macdonald Wilson

Educated at Wellington College, Edinburgh University

HS, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary and Greenock Infirmary

WW1 service with the RAMC, in Mesopotamia and France. Awarded the Military Cross

Returned to NZ in 1917, taking up a position with a travelling Medical Board

Medical Superintendent, Southland Hospital 1918 - 1921

Medical Superintendent, Wellington Hospital 1922 - May 1928

In 1923, took 5 months study leave to Canada and the US

Honorary Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1928 - 1936

Medical Superintendent, Clearing Hospital, Aotea Quay 1941

Chief Medical Advisor, War Pensions Board.

 

 

Obituary: Evening Post 12 Nov 1966 p23

photograph courtesy Alistair Wilson

Last updated 29 October 2016.