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Biographical entry Turner, Wing Lincoln (1916 - 1994)

FRCS by election 1979; MB ChB Liverpool 1941.

2 November 1994
Accident and emergency surgeon and General surgeon


Educated at Liverpool University, Turner qualified MB ChB in 1941 and was elected to the Fellowship on 12 March 1979. After holding house posts at Mossley Hill Hospital, and Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool, he was assistant medical officer at Fazakerley Isolation Hospital, Liverpool, before becoming consultant surgeon at Mossley Hill Hospital and Newsham General Hospital, Liverpool. In 1981 he became consultant surgeon in accident and emergency surgery at the Sefton and Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool, and in 1983 was given the title of emeritus consulting surgeon at the Royal Liverpool Hospital. He retired in 1984 and died aged 78 on 2 November 1994, survived by his wife Margaret and son Martin.

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