Ivan Myer Sievers

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 17 March 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:676

General practitioner Welling, Kent 1948-82 (b 1919; q Dublin 1941), died from an intracerebral haemorrhage on 2 April 2004.

Myer completed his medical training at Durham and then Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, before serving in the Royal Fusiliers during the second world war. As a captain in the Royal Army Medical Corps, he was mentioned in dispatches. He was one of the first medical officers to enter a concentration camp after the war ended. After army service he set up a practice in Welling, Kent. He leaves a wife, two sons, and three grandchildren.

[Graham Sievers]


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