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Biographical entry Martin, William (1814 - 1879)

MRCS May 20th 1836; FRCS Dec 17th 1857; LSA 1835.

Born
1814
Died
16 March 1879
London
Occupation
Ophthalmic surgeon

Details

The son of Thomas Martin (qv), surgeon, of Reigate. He entered the Bengal Army as Assistant Surgeon March 9th, 1839, was promoted Surgeon May 8th, 1853, and was at one time Professor of Ophthalmic Surgery at Calcutta Medical College. He died at 36 St Peter's Square, Hammersmith, on March 16th, 1879.

Publication:
"Returns of the Principal Operations on the Eye performed during the Years 1848, 1849, 1850, and 1851 in the Calcutta Eye Infirmary," 8vo, Calcutta, 1853; reprinted from Indian Ann of Med Sci, 1853-4, i, 32.

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