• Vol. 39 No. 2, 159–160
  • 15 February 2010

Sir John Wenman Crofton


Sir John Crofton, a world famous expert on the treatment of tuberculosis died in Edinburgh at the age of 97. John Crofton was born in Dublin in 1912, the son of a doctor. His earliest recollection was of hearing the bullets hitting the ceiling of his nursery in the Easter Rebellion in 1916.

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