Sidney S RoseBMJ 2014; 348 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g3667 (Published 17 June 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g3667
- Victor Maxwell
Sidney Rose was born in Manchester and educated at Manchester Grammar School, where he distinguished himself. He went on to study medicine at the University of Manchester and would often talk about the fact that he was taught by Victorian trained teachers.
He joined the Royal Air Force in 1942, and during his service he visited some of the newly liberated prison camps in Europe—an experience that affected him deeply and about which he …