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Oswald David Beresford

physician

Oswald David Beresford, British physician. Served as surgeon lieutenant Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve, 1939-1946.; Member British Association Sport and Medicine, British Medical Tennis Association (president 1986, board directors 1973-1986).; Member Church of England.

Background

Beresford, Oswald David was born on July 6, 1916 in Risca, Wales, United Kingdom. Son of David Thomas and Miriam Frances (Williams) Beresford.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Welsh National School Medicine, 1938.

Career

Intern, Llandough Hospital, Penarth, Wales. Practice medicine specializing in chest diseases, Poole Dorset. Tutor in medicine University Bristol, England, 1946-1950.

Chest physician National Health Service, East Dorset Authority (England), 1952-1981. Consultant physician Poole General Hospital, 1956-1981.

Works

  • Contributor numerous medical articles to professional lit.

Membership

Served as surgeon lieutenant Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve, 1939-1946. Member British Association Sport and Medicine, British Medical Tennis Association (president 1986, board directors 1973-1986). Member Church of England.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Lawn tennis; squash; golf. Gardening.

Connections

Married Gladys Isabella Whitley, March 1, 1945. Children– David Edward, Suzanne Patricia.

father:
David Thomas Beresford

mother:
Miriam Frances (Williams) Beresford

spouse:
Gladys Isabella Whitley

children:
David Edward Beresford

Suzanne Patricia Beresford