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Physician

Harry Walker, American physician. Served as private, Infantry, United States Army, 1917-1919; Fellow American College of Physicians, American College Cardiology; member American Clinical and Climatological Association, Alpha Omega Alpha, Omicron Delta Kappa.; Club: Country of Virginia.

Background

Walker, Harry was born on December 10, 1900 in LaCrosse, Virginia, United States. Son of Benjamin Watkins Leigh and Ina Elizabeth (Puryear) Walker.

Education

Student Randolph-Macon College, 1921-1922, Doctor of Laws, 1960. Doctor of Medicine Medical College Virginia, 1926.

Career

Interne, Medical College of Virginia Hospital, Richmond, Virginia, 1926-1930. Research in medical Medical College of Virginia, 1930-1932. Private practice medical, Richmond, 1932, specialist in internal medical.

Visiting physician, Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, 1932-1965. Member of faculty Medical College of Virginia, 1932-1965, professor clinical medicine 1940-1957, professor of medicine, 1957-1965, department chairman of medicine, Medical College Virginia, 1957-1958. Consultant internal medicine United States Veterans Hospital, McGuire, 1956-1965.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Physical Diagnosis (textbook).

Membership

Served as private, Infantry, United States Army, 1917-1919. Fellow American College of Physicians, American College Cardiology. Member American Clinical and Climatological Association, Alpha Omega Alpha, Omicron Delta Kappa.

Club: Country of Virginia.

Connections

Married Pamelia Anne Gary, December 8, 1928. Children: Harry, Anne Gary.

father:
Benjamin Watkins Leigh Walker

mother:
Ina Elizabeth (Puryear) Walker

spouse:
Pamelia Anne Gary

child:
Anne Gary Walker

child:
Harry Walker