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Walter Grlerson Maddock, Canadian surgeon. Awarded Legion of Merit, 1945.

Background

Maddock, Walter Grlerson was born on November 26, 1901 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Son of Walter Richard and Jessie Helen (Liddell) Maddock.

Education

Graduate Detroit Central. 1921; Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1924, Doctor of Medicine 1927, Master of Science in surgery, 1934.

Career

Instructor in surgery, 1929-1932, assistant, associate professor surgery, department of surgery and post graduate medical, 1932-1946, University of Michigan Medical School. Elcock professor surgery Northwestern University Medical School, Ranson lecturer surgery, 1941. Consultant in surgery Fifth United States Army.

Also surgeon Chicago Wesley Memorial Hospital, Chicago, and chairman department, since 1952.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with Barry J. Anson) Callander’s Surgical Anatomy. Also of numerous papers on surgical subjects. Editorial board Archives of Surgery.

      American Journal of Surgery.

Membership

Served as lieutenant colonel, later colonel, Medical Corps, United States Army, July 1942-November 1945. American College of Surgeons fellow. Member of the American Medical Association (chairman of the section on surgery, general and abdominal.

Member board 1952), Royal Society Medicine (London), Detroit Academy Surgery, Chicago Surgical Society (president), American Heart Association, American Federation Clinical Republican.

Connections

Married Jeanne Turner Bowman, October 1961. Children: Walter Munro, William Robert, Bruce C., Janet.

father:
Walter Richard Maddock

mother:
Jessie Helen (Liddell) Maddock

spouse:
Jeanne Turner Bowman

child:
Walter Munro Maddock

child:
William Robert Maddock

child:
Bruce C. Maddock

child:
Janet Maddock