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George Fielding Blandford, 1829-1911

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1829.03.07
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Date of Death: 1911.08.22
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Identity:

Dr George Fielding Blandford was a psychiatrist.

Life:

Blandford, the President of the Society for the Relief of Widows and Orphans of Medical Men, was a member of The Arts Club from 1874 to 1913. He was a close friend of James Reeves Traer, Francis Seymour Haden's medical partner and was among a number of doctors who signed a letter in 1867 stating that they believed Haden to be innocent of the accusations that he had mistreated Traer (#07600).

Bibliography:

Medical Register, London; Who Was Who: A Companion to Who's Who, London, 1920 et seq.