John Drew HamerBMJ 2007; 334 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39118.454306.80 (Published 22 February 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;334:431
- Andrew J Hamer,
- John W L Fielding
John developed self taught practical skills early in life building model cars and aeroplanes despite the privations of the war years. By his own admission he was an average scholar but an able sprinter. He was both Warwickshire and Midland Counties 100 yards champion and showed his stamina by regularly cycling more than 100 miles from Nuneaton to visit friends in Lancashire.
He attended Birmingham Medical School meeting …