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Earl Horace Klabunde, American plastic surgeon.


Klabunde, Earl Horace was born on March 21, 1909 in Milwaukee. Son of Paul W. and Irene M. (Speer) Klabunde.


Bachelor of Science, Marquette U., 1932, Doctor of Medicine 1933.


Intern, St. Joseph’s Hospital, San Francisco, 1932-1933. Resident St. Francis Memorial Hospital, San Francisco, 1934-1936. Private practice plastic surgery, San Francisco, since 1939.

Member of staff St. Francis Memorial Hospital. Consultant United States Public Health Service Hospital, San Francisco, St. Joseph Hospital, Eureka, California.


Member advising committee California Crippled Childrens Services Bureau, 1955-1963. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945. American College of Surgeons fellow.

Member American Society Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (treasurer 1958-1960, president elect 1965), American Association Plastic Surgeons, California Society Plastic Surgeons (past president, secretary), American Medical Association, California, San Francisco medical societies, American Association Cleft Palate Rehabilitation, Pan Pacific Surgical Society.


Married Elizabeth Cronquist, June 2, 1945.

Paul W. Klabunde

Irene M. (Speer) Klabunde

Elizabeth Cronquist