Philip Arthur WilkinsonBMJ 2008; 337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a2770 (Published 01 December 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a2770
- Nigel Wilkinson
After qualifying, Philip Arthur Wilkinson worked as a house surgeon at Guy’s Hospital and the Derbyshire Royal Infirmary and as senior house surgeon at Harlow Wood before joining the Royal Air Force in 1937. He was posted to RAF Hospital Aden, flying with No 8 Squadron in Vincents. On 3 January 1940 he married Margery Swales, who was in Princess Mary’s Royal Air Force Nursing Service.
In 1941 Philip was posted to RAF Station Kohat in India, flying …