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Croydon 1939

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Croydon]

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District Public Assistance medical Officers.-
William Vaudrey Braddon, M.B., Ch.B., L.S.A.
Henry Fleming Hamilton, M.B., Ch.B., F.R.C.S.
Charles Aloysius McGuire, M.B., Ch.B.
Alan Pride M.D.
Austin Stafford, L.R.C.P.I. & L.M., L.2.C.S.I. & L.M.
Panel of Medical Practitioners appointed for Addiseobe, Central, East,
South Norwood, Woodside, Thornton Heath, Waddon and South Wards.
Public Vaccinators.
William Vaudrey Braddon, M.B., Ch.B., L.S.A.
Walter Hugh Montgomery Smith, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.
George Donaj. McGrath, M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O.
Thomas Dunlop Miller., M.D., B.S.
Gilbert Charrington Wellish, M.B., Ch.M., F.R.C.S.
Dental Staff.-
Senior Dental Surgeon: P.G. Oliver, L.D.S.
Assistant Dental Surgeons: J.K.R. Bryce, L.D.S. , W.A. Sowden Hills L.D.S,
Miss S.M.V Hathorn, L.D.S., C.P. urbani. L.D.S-
Dental Surgeon: Mayday Hospital: E.H. Laurence, L.D.S (part-time).
R.J. Jackson, M.R.S.I., A.M.I.S.3., M.S.I.A., Chief Sanitary Inspector
G Grieve, A.M.I.S.E., M.S.I.A., Acting Deputy Chief Inspector.
19 District Sanitary Inspectors.
In addition, there are 7 disinfectors, and 6 assistants to the Sanitary
Health Visiting Staff.-
A.M.D. Allford (Superintendent).
22 District Health Visitors; 2 Special Visitors; 1 Tuberculosis Nurse;
3 Almoners and 5 Dental Attendants.
Also 2 whole-tine Masseuses and Remedial Gymnasts.
Municipal Midwives.-
Norah A. Rigby (Superintendent)
10 District Municipal Midwives
Clerical Staff. -
B.W. Cummins (Chief Clerk).
35 full-time Clerks (including members on active service).
Peter R.A. Thrale, O.B.E., M.R.C.V.S.
Analyst (Part-time).-
Edward Hinks, B.Sc., F.I.C., F.C.S.
Vaccination Officer.-
Gerald H. Huggins, Cert .R.S.I.
Mayday Hospital, Croydon Borough Hospital, Croydon Borough Sanatorium,
Coombe cliff convalescent Home and St. Mary's Hospital.
Nursing and Domestic Staffs.
Occupation Centre for Low Grade Mental Defectives.-
Miss K.M. Stupart (Supervisor).
3 Assistants and One Guide.
Pathological Laboratory.-
4 Laboratory Assistants.