Painted by Esprit Barthet, 1971
died: 05/10/1970. Education:
University of Malta; subsequently specialised in surgery in England. Qualifications:
B.Sc. [Malta, 1927]; M.D. [Malta, 1931]; F.R.C.S. [U.K., 1939]. Career: Government Health
Service - Senior
Surgeon [1951-1969]. During World War II did civilian and war surgery
various British Hospitals. Also served as Civilian Surgeon at British
[1950-1962] and naval hospitals [1962-1969] in Malta. University
of Malta - Lecturer in Orthopaedic Surgery [1945-51];
Professor of Surgery [1951-1969]; nominated Professor Emeritus . Achievements: Corresponding
Fellow of the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain; Membre
Titulaire of the
Societe International de Chirurgie; and Member of the British
Association. Awarded O.B.E. during World War II. Elected Knight of
Grace of the SMOM and officer of the Venerable OSJJ.
Professor Alfred John. Malta Who’s Who 1965. A
dictionary. Progress Press, Malta, 1965, p.86; C. Savona-Ventura:
Alfred John. Maltese biographies of the twentieth century [eds.
Schiavone; L.J. Scerri]. PIN, Malta, 1997, p.187.