Leslie Melvin GreenBMJ 2011; 343 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d5971 (Published 22 September 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d5971
- Susan Wilson
From his earliest years, helping his father make up medicines, Melvin Green was determined to become a doctor.
In his final year at the Middlesex, he was seconded with other medical students to Mount Vernon Hospital in June 1944 to prepare for the reception of wounded on D Day. National service in the RAF Medical Branch followed, between 1947 and 1949, when he liaised with US flying medical officers during the Berlin air lift. He …