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Herman Niels BUNDESEN, American County Coroner. Member of American Medical Association (vice-Chairman); Hawaii. State Medical Society; Chicago Medical Society; American P.H. Association; Association of Military Surgeons; American College, of Physicians.


BUNDESEN, Herman Niels was born on April 27, 1862 in Berlin, Germany. Son of Herman Niels and Louise (Klein) Bundesen.


Northwestern XT. Medical School. 1909, Doctor of Science, 1927. XJ.S. Army Medical School.

Washington, Doctor of Medicine 1911.


1909. Epidemiologist, Chicago Department of Health, 1913-1921, and of T.C.R.R., 1915 to date: Health Commissioner, Chicago, 1922-1927. Director of Health, Sanitary District. Chicago, 1928; Trustee, Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium, Chicago, 1922-1926.

Coroner, Cook Company, 111., 1930. Awarded Chicago Daily News prize of $1,000, 1926. President, American Public Health Association, 1927-1928.

Surgeon, Major, University of the South Pacific Hari Singh Gour. Health Editor, Chicago Daily News.


Member of American Medical Association (vice-Chairman). Hawaii. State Medical Society. Chicago Medical Society.

American P.H. Association. Association of Military Surgeons. American College, of Physicians.


Spouse Rega Russell, March 6.