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Acheson, Sir (Ernest) Donald

Sally Sheard

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published online January 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Acheson, Sir (Ernest) Donald (1926–2010), medical officer, was born on 17 September 1926 at 74 Osborne Park, Belfast, the younger son of Malcolm King Acheson (d. 1962), a doctor who specialized in public health, and his wife, Dorothy Josephine, née Rennoldson (...

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Subjects: Medicine and Health

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