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Biographical entry Seah, Eng Khway (1899 - 1949)

MRCS 31 July 1924; FRCS 8 June 1933; LRCP 1924.

Born
27 June 1899
Singapore
Died
29 August 1949
Finden, Sussex
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Born at Singapore, 27 June 1899, the son of Seah-Liang Seah and his wife, Lim-Soo Lan. He was educated at Hong Kong University, and at King's College Hospital, London, where he served as assistant casualty officer. He practised at Coulsdon, Surrey, and served as assistant surgeon at Horton Emergency Hospital during the war of 1939-45. Seah married an English wife, who survived him with a daughter and two sons. He died at Findon, Sussex, on 29 August 1949, aged 50.

Sources used to compile this entry: [Brit med J 1949, 2, 660, no memoir; information from Mrs Seah].

The Royal College of Surgeons of England