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Oswald David Beresford

Oswald David Beresford, British physician. Served as surgeon lieutenant Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve, 1939-1946.; Member British Association Sport and Medicine, British Medical Tennis Association (president 1986, board directors 1973-1986).; Member Church of England.

Background

  • Beresford, Oswald David was born on July 6, 1916 in Risca, Wales, United Kingdom. Son of David Thomas and Miriam Frances (Williams) Beresford.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine Welsh National School Medicine, 1938.

    Career

    • Intern, Llandough Hospital, Penarth, Wales. Practice medicine specializing in chest diseases, Poole Dorset. Tutor in medicine University Bristol, England, 1946-1950.

      Chest physician National Health Service, East Dorset Authority (England), 1952-1981. Consultant physician Poole General Hospital, 1956-1981.

    Works

    • Contributor numerous medical articles to professional lit.

    Religion

    Denomination: Church of England

    Membership

    Served as surgeon lieutenant Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve, 1939-1946. Member British Association Sport and Medicine, British Medical Tennis Association (president 1986, board directors 1973-1986). Member Church of England.

    Personality

    Interests

    Lawn tennis; squash; golf. Gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Gladys Isabella Whitley, March 1, 1945. Children– David Edward, Suzanne Patricia.
    • father: David Thomas Beresford
    • mother: Miriam Frances (Williams) Beresford
    • spouse: Gladys Isabella Whitley
    • children: David Edward Beresford
    • Suzanne Patricia Beresford
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    Born July 6, 1916
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