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Biographical entry Saneyoshi, Yasuzumi (1848 - 1932)

Viscount; MRCS 24 January 1883; FRCS 11 June 1885; LRCP 1883; Hon FRCS Ed 1905; Igaku-Hakase, Tokyo 1891.

Born
1848
Died
1 March 1932
Tokyo, Japan
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

He was born in 1848, and received his medical education at St Thomas's Hospital. He then returned to Japan, entered the medical service of the Imperial Japanese Navy, and rose to be the director-general. He married and left a son, Professor Viscount S Saneyoshi, MD. He died on 1 March 1932 at 9 Toruzaka, Azabu, Tokyo, Japan.

Publication:
The surgical history of the naval war between Japan and China during the years 1894-95, translated from the original Japanese report under the direction of Baron Y Saneyoshi by S Suzuki. Tokyo, 1900.

The Royal College of Surgeons of England