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Biographical entry Wilkinson, Charles Nelson (1818 - 1890)

MRCS July 15th 1842; FRCS Nov 10th 1859; LSA 1850.

Born
1818
Died
20 December 1890
London
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Studied at Westminster Hospital, and served as Surgeon, RN, on HMS Benbow during the Syrian campaign, ending with the capture of Saint-Jean d'Acre in 1840. He was awarded the Naval War Medal and the Turkish Syrian Medal. From 1851-1860 he was Resident Surgeon to the Surrey House of Correction, after which he practised in the High Road, Upper Tooting, London, SW, finally at The Ferns, Fernlea Road, Balhiam, where he died on Dec 20th, 1890.

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