Violet Mary Milner McFARLANE

MB ChB (Glas) 1937, DOMS 1946

Born 6 Aug 1914


Resident House Surgeon, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow

Resident House Physician, Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow

Sailed to NZ from her native Glasgow on the SS Rimutaka dep. London 19 Jun 47, along with veterinary surgeon husband David and their two daughters. David gained an appointment at Wallaceville research station.

Visiting Ophthalmic Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1 Sep 1949 - 12 Sep 1952

Practised as an Ophthalmologist in Gisborne, 1952 - 1959

Member of the Ophthalmological Society of NZ 1948 - 1959

Resident in NSW from 1959 where David was appointed foundation Professor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sydney.

Moved to Fraser, Australian Capital Territory in the late 1960s or early 1970s.

Last updated 28 July 2019.