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Biographical entry McCabe, William Alexander Bowes (1862 - 1887)

MRCS Jan 29th 1885; FRCS Nov 11th 1886; LSA.

Born
1862
Died
18 April 1887
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Educated at Victoria College, St Helier's, Jersey, and in the Science Faculty of University College, London. In 1880 he entered University College Hospital and in 1885 was appointed House Surgeon. In October, 1886, he was made an Assistant Demonstrator of Anatomy and passed the FRCS examination. But signs of phthisis developed and he set out on a voyage to Australia. He arrived at Sydney moribund and died on April 18th, 1887.

The Royal College of Surgeons of England