Obituaries

William Rimmer Lee

BMJ 2016; 355 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i5885 (Published 03 November 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;355:i5885
  1. David Lee

William Rimmer Lee (“Tim”) was born in Dulwich, London. He attended Alleyn’s School and subsequently entered Guy’s Hospital Medical School on an open science scholarship, graduating in 1945. Through these war years, his extracurricular activities included firewatching at St Paul’s Cathedral. After the war he did his deferred national service in the Royal Air Force on a short service commission with tours to Egypt, and it was here that his passion for industrial medicine was born. On leaving in 1953 he worked in the Midlands as a …

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