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Biographical entry Smith, Arthur Martin Lindsay (1914 - 1996)

MRCS and FRCS 1943; MB ChB Manchester 1936.

20 July 1996
General surgeon


Arthur Smith was born in 1914 and qualified from Manchester University in 1936. He served in the Royal Army Medical Corps from 1942 to 1947 and during his subsequent career he was a temporary ship's surgeon on no fewer than eleven occasions. He was consultant surgeon at Maelor Hospital, Wrexham, from 1947 to 1977.

He died of carcinoma of the sigmoid colon and Paget's disease of bone on 20 July 1996, leaving a daughter, Jane, and a son.

Sources used to compile this entry: [BMJ 1996 313 556].

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