Peter Francis King

BMJ 2016; 355 doi: (Published 03 November 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;355:i5893
  1. Sue King,
  2. Richard Lloyd

Air Vice Marshal Peter Francis King was born to a serving Royal Air Force officer at RAF Cranwell. He gained a Kitchener medical services scholarship in 1941 while at medical school, where he met his future wife, Doreen. The couple married after they qualified. After house jobs they moved to Edinburgh, and in 1947 the RAF posted Peter to Egypt during a cholera epidemic, and then on to Aden and …

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