Theodore Robert Foster Raw

BMJ 2003; 327 doi: (Published 27 November 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:1291

General practitioner Horley, Surrey, 1935-73 (b Rotorua, New Zealand 1910; q Guy's Hospital, London, 1934), d 15 September 2003.

After hospital appointments he entered practice in Horley, where he remained until his retirement on health grounds in 1973. During the second world war he served in the Royal Army Medical Corps in India, Burma, and the Maldives, where he spent six months investigating an outbreak of mite typhus fever among the Indian troops stationed there. He left the army with the rank of major. Predeceased by his wife, Dorothy, he leaves two children and six grandchildren.

J R F Raw


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