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Biographical entry Jens, John Matthias Joseph ( - 1981)

MRCS and FRCS 1940; MB BS Adelaide 1934; MS Melbourne 1944; FRACS 1946; FACS 1968.

13 September 1981
General surgeon


John Matthias Joseph Jens studied medicine in Adelaide and qualified MB BS in 1934. He passed the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1940 and was a surgeon with the EMS. He served in the Royal Navy as a Lieutenant-Commander and was a temporary Major in the Australian Imperial Force at 115 Australian General Hospital from 1940 to 1946. He was a member of the AMA. He became surgeon to the St John of God Hospital, Ballarat, Victoria, and died on 13 September 1981.

The Royal College of Surgeons of England