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Biographical entry Herten-Greaven, Edgar Clarence (1907 - 1955)

MRCS 3 August 1933; FRCS 9 March 1939; LRCP 1933; BA Cambridge 1929; MA 1932; BCh 1934; MB 1937.

27 May 1955
Buenos Aires
General surgeon


Born in 1907 (his father's name was Herten), he was educated at Peterhouse, Cambridge, and at the London Hospital. He served as resident medical officer at Poplar Hospital, and subsequently settled in Buenos Aires, where he became surgeon to the British Hospital. He died at Buenos Aires, of heart failure while undergoing operation for hernia, on 27 May 1955, aged 48, survived by his wife and their five young children

Sources used to compile this entry: [Information from Mrs Herten-Greaven, and from the Registrary's Clerk, Cambridge University Registry].

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