Henry, William, 1914-1982

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Epithet: MD; of Add MS 32166

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Born in Athens, Ohio in 1872, William H. Henry was an 1896 Starling Medical College graduate. Henry started a general practice in 1896 in Mineral, Ohio, and later moved to Hamden, Ohio in 1900. He served as an Army Medical Officer during WWI, entering the service in 1917 at the age of 44. He was discharged from the Army in 1922 and served in the Army reserves during WWII and, later, as an Army contract surgeon in Virginia. Henry also maintained a practice in Middleton, Ohio. Henry died on December 28, 1963 at the age of 91.

From the guide to the William H. Henry Collection, 1895-2008, (Medical Heritage Center)

Epithet: in the H E I C's service

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Epithet: of Add MS 33980

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Epithet: Lieutenant; RN

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creatorOf William H. Henry Collection, 1895-2008 Medical Heritage Center
referencedIn CORRESPONDENCE and papers relating to the statue of Sir Joseph Banks, executed by Francis Chantrey, and placed in the hall of the British Museum; comprising letters of subscribers and others, and the minutes, accounts, and other papers of the committ... British Library
referencedIn "A JOURNAL of a voyage from Bombay to Suez in the Honourable Company's cruizer 'Panther' . . . . . . . kept by William Henry, midshipman;" 11 Feb.-12 Oct. 1794; with sketches of headlands and tinted drawings of the vessel. Paper. Folio. [Add. 19,290.... British Library
referencedIn Vol. IV. (ff. 329). 9 Jan. 1795-20 Dec. 1801. Included are:-Copy of the will of John Sibthorp, M.D., Regius Professor of Botany at Oxford, 12 Jan. 1796. f. 49;-Account of an earthquake at Nottingham in Nov. 1795. f. 20.includes:f. 1 John Murray: Lett... British Library
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General. 1774 - 1985. Records of Death and Interment at Camp Nelson, KY. 1864 - 1865. Death and Interment Record for William Henry
referencedIn Francis William Bird papers, 1826-1924 (inclusive), 1847-1889 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Burd-Shippen Papers, 1708-1792 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn William Tudor letters from various correspondents, 1802-1857. Houghton Library.
referencedIn United States Sanitary Commission records. Army and Navy Claim Agency archives, 1861-1870 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Vol. VII. (ft. 446). He-I.includes:f. 3 Lieutenant Thomas Heales, RN: Biographical notes: 1845.f. 5 Comm. Robert Hearle, RN: Biographical notes.ff. 6-9 Comm. John Colpoys Heaslop, RN: Biographical notes: 1844.ff. 10-12 Lieutenant George Heast... British Library
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correspondedWith Bird, F. W. (Francis William), 1809-1894 person
associatedWith Burd, James, 1726-1793 person
associatedWith Tudor, William, 1779-1830 person
associatedWith United States Sanitary Commission corporateBody
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Starling Medical College


Birth 1914-11-10

Death 1982-08-10




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