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Physician

John Blake Laidlaw, Canadian physician. Served to commander Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine.

Background

Laidlaw, John Blake was born on August 14, 1901 in Sioux St. lMarie, Canada. Son of Walter and Maude (Sweeney) Laidlaw.

Education

Came to the United States, 1927, naturalized. Doctor of Medicine, University Toronto, 1927.

Career

Intern, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, New York, 1927-1928, assistant resident and resident, consultant in syphilology, 1928-1932. Practice medicine specializing in internal medicine, Rochester, 1930-1974.

Membership

Served to commander Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine.

Connections

Married Priscilla Lees Cummings, September 13, 1947.

father:
Walter Laidlaw

mother:
Maude (Sweeney) Laidlaw

spouse:
Priscilla Lees Cummings