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Brian Joseph Foster

BMJ 2018; 360 doi: (Published 06 March 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;360:k1023
  1. Christine Foster,
  2. Vanessa Foster,
  3. Timothy Foster

In 1950 Brian Joseph Foster started his national service and served as a captain in the Royal Army Medical Corps at the Royal Victoria Hospital at Netley Abbey and then worked as area psychiatrist in Catterick District (northern command). In the same year he married Elizabeth Charlton of Newcastle, and later they had three children. In 1952, after two years of national service, Brian joined Michael Turner as a general practitioner at Blackthorns Practice in Netley. His career in the practice spanned almost 40 years. He was also a hospital …

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