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Biographical entry Morris, George Bentham ( - 1983)

MRCS and FRCS 1946; MB ChM Sydney 1925.

May 1983
Dunbogan, New South Wales, Australia
General surgeon


George Bentham Morris qualified MB, ChM Sydney in 1925 and began his career by holding posts at St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, The Royal Hospital for Women, Sydney and the Royal Alexander Hospital for Children, Sydney. In the second world war he was a Squadron-Leader in the Royal Australian Air Force from 1940 to 1947, serving at No 3 medical receiving station in New Guinea in 1942, and was attached to the facio-maxillary and plastic unit, No 115 Australian General Hospital in 1943. In 1944 he came to Britain on attachment to the Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, remaining there until 1946, when he obtained his FRCS.

After the war he was for many years honorary consultant surgeon to the Base Hospital, Tamworth, New South Wales, as well as practising privately in Sydney. He died at Dunbogan, New South Wales in May 1983.

The Royal College of Surgeons of England