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physician , surgeon

Arthur Walter Hankwitz, American physician, surgeon. Recipient 1960 Civic award Interorganization Council of Bay View; Young Men’s Christian Association Service award, 1962. Diplomate National Board Medical Examiners.


Hankwitz, Arthur Walter was born on July 31, 1907 in Milwaukee. Son of Doctor Paul Gustav and Mathilda (Steinbeck) Hankwitz.


Bachelor of Science, Marquette U., 1929. Doctor of Medicine Washington University, St. Louis, 1931.


Berlin, Germany and Vienna, Austria, 1932-1933, Milwaukee Hospital, 1933-1934. Medical staff City of Milwaukee, 1941-1970. Medical examiner for Federal Aviation Administration, 1960-1961.

Private practice medicine and surgery, Milwaukee, 1931-1970.


  • Other Work

    • Author articles in field. Article on 3 generations Hankwitz physicians featured Wisconsin Medical Journal, 1961.


Member Medical Specialist Panel, 12th Annual Air Safety Seminar, Nice, France, 1959, 4th European World Congress of Aero. and Space Medicine, Rome, Italy, 1959. Active Boy Scouts American. Member United Hospital Fund.

Member Milwaukee World Festival Planning Committee, 1963-1966. Member steering commission on fund drive St. John’s Military Academy. Member Milwaukee Association Commerce, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, National Aero.

Association, Aerospace Medical Association, Military Surgeons of the United States Army, United States Power Squadron (past district commander. Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: Lions (past president Bay View).


Married lone Campbell, February 25, 1939. Children: Frederick P., Carl A., John E., Helen C., A. Walter, Paul E. Intern, St.

Doctor Paul Gustav Hankwitz

Mathilda (Steinbeck) Hankwitz

lone Campbell

Frederick P. Hankwitz

Carl A. Hankwitz

John E. Hankwitz

Helen C. Hankwitz

A. Walter Hankwitz

Paul E. Intern Hankwitz

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