Willie Philip MitchellBMJ 2009; 338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b1449 (Published 07 April 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b1449
- Robert Mitchell
After national service in the Royal Marines, Willie Philip Mitchell (“Phil”) entered Leeds Medical School in 1947, a year with a high proportion of ex-service students. His future wife, Jane, was also a student in this year.
After qualification in 1954, he undertook house jobs in Leeds and Wakefield, followed by posts as an assistant …