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Biographical entry Sinclair, Geoffrey William Gladstone (1929 - 2014)

FRCS 1959; FRACS.

Born
10 November 1929
Died
19 July 2014
Victoria, Australi
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Geoffrey William Gladstone Sinclair was a general surgeon in Melbourne, Victoria at Box Hill Gardens Medical Centre, Cotham Clinic and St George's and Box Hill hospitals. He was born on 10 November 1929 and was educated at Scotch College. He gained his FRCS in 1959 and was also a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

He was a passionate teacher. Outside medicine, he enjoyed language, literature, music, cricket, surfing and golf.

He was married to Marjorie (née Woodfull). They had five sons, Robert, Ross, Ian, Andrew and James, a daughter, Catriona, and 17 grandchildren.

Geoffrey William Gladstone Sinclair died on 19 July 2014, aged 84.

Sarah Gillam

Sources used to compile this entry: [The Age 21 July 2014 http://tributes.theage.com.au/obituaries/theage-au/obituary.aspx?n=geoffrey-sinclair&pid=171793810 - accessed 27 May 2017].

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