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Physician

Jacob Wexler, Russian physician. Decorated Bronze Star medal. Diplomate American Board Legal Medicine.

Background

Wexler, Jacob was born on June 18, 1904 in Kishinef, Russia. Son of Samuel and Minnie (Kaminsky) Wexler.

Education

Came to the United States, 1905. Student of University Tennessee, 1924-1926. Doctor of Medicine Middlesex U., 1931.

Evening student Boston College Law, 1935-1939. Juris Doctor, Calvin Coolidge Law School, 1940.

Career

Intern Trinity Hospital, Brooklyn, 1931-1932. Resident Warren County Hospital, Phillipsburg, New Jersey, 1932-1933. Practiced medicine, specializing in genito-urinary diseases, Boston, 1934.

Staff Boston, Forest Hills, Kenmore hospitals. School physician Boston City schools, 1945-1971.

Membership

Served as captain Military Cross, Australia, 1942-1945. Fellow American College Legal Medicine, American Geriatric Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member of the American Medical Association, Massachusetts Medical-Legal Society, Massachusetts Medical Society, Massachusetts School Physicians Association, Association Military Surgeons, Charles River Medical Society, Association American Physicians and Surgeons, American Academy General Practice.

Connections

Married Edith Seidle, July 7, 1935. Children: Stanley, Larry, Sherwin.

father:
Samuel Wexler

mother:
Minnie (Kaminsky) Wexler

spouse:
Edith Seidle

child:
Stanley Wexler

child:
Larry Wexler

child:
Sherwin Wexler