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Prof. S. G. Shattock, F.R.S., F.R.C.S

Nature volume 113, pages 754755 (24 May 1924) | Download Citation



BY the death of Samuel George Shattock, the Royal College of Surgeons of England loses an outstanding personality and the world of science a most distinguished man. Born on November 3, 1852, Samuel Shattock received his education at University College School and University College, where he entered the Medical Department, after matriculation at the University of London, in 1869. He was Listen Gold Medallist in 1875, and became M.R.C.S. in January 1875 and fellow by examination in December 1881.

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