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Biographical entry Hunter, Irwin Walter William (1879? - 1929)

MRCS 4 May 1898; FRCS 13 December 1900; LRCP 1898; BA New Zealand 1891; MA BSc 1893.

21 December 1929
Dunedin, New Zealand
General surgeon


Born about 1879 he was educated at Otago Medical School, New Zealand, and subsequently at the London Hospital, where he was house surgeon. While in England, during 1897 to 1901, he worked also at St Peter's Hospital for Stone.

He then went to Victoria, Australia, living at St Kilda's, Melbourne and practising at 151 Collins Street. About 1913 he went back to Dunedin, where he died on 21 December 1929 aged 50.

Sources used to compile this entry: [Information from H G Wheeler, Secretary, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons].

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