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Physician

Jens Willard Larsen, American physician. Served to captain Medical Corps, United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1956. Diplomate American Board Surgery.; Member American Medical Association.

Background

Larsen, Jens Willard was born on July 21, 1901 in Odell, Illinois, United States. Son of Jens Peter and Robina (Henry) Larsen.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Loyola University, 1928. Master of Science, University of Pennsylvania, 1941.

Career

Intern, San Francisco City and County Hospital, 1927-1928. Resident Woodland (California) Clinic Hospital, 1928-1929. Resident in trauma surgery Morrisania City Hospital, New York City, 1939-1940.

Resident in surgery Riker’s Island Hospital, New York City, 1940, Flower and Fifth Avenue Hospital, New York City, 1940-1941. Assistant surgeon Ashland (Pennsylvania) Eastern State Hospital, 1942-1943. Chief surgery United States Veterans Administration Hospital., Amarillo, Texas, 1946-1947, Veterans Administration Hospital., Alexandria, Louisiana, 1947-1948.

Postgraduate in surgery U. Edinburgh (Scotland), 1951. Member surgical staff Veterans Administration Hospital., Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1956-1966. Medical consultant department industrial relations State of California, Los Angeles, 1966-1972.

Membership

Served to captain Medical Corps, United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1956. Diplomate American Board Surgery. Member American Medical Association.

Connections

Married Beatrice Catherine Wesby, June 8, 1927.

father:
Jens Peter Larsen

mother:
Robina (Henry) Larsen

spouse:
Beatrice Catherine Wesby