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Biographical entry Thompson, Denis Henry (1915? - 1999)

MRCS 1939; FRCS 1946; MB BCh Birmingham 1939; FACS 1976; LRCP 1939.

Born
1915?
Died
24 January 1999
Antarctic
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Denis Thompson qualified in Birmingham and after doing house jobs specialised in surgery. He emigrated to Australia where he practiced in Bunbury, Western Australia. He continued to be active until his 80s and was still doing three jobs at the time of his death at the age of 83. He died on a cruise in the Antarctic on 25 January 1999, survived by his daughter, Lynne Exelby.

The Royal College of Surgeons of England