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64 Maids’ Causeway, Grafton House

History of 64 Maids' Causeway

1913:

Frederick Edward Apthorpe Webb, surgeon to Infectious Diseases Hospital.

The ‘Find A Grave’ website notes the following:

After studying at Downing College , Cambridge to become a surgeon, Frederick spent time at St Bartholomew’s Hospital (M.R.C.S. L.R.C.P.- 1894). He practised in Maid’s Causeway, Cambridge and spent time as a Medical Officer in the Cambridge fever hospital. He served in the Great War, 1914-19 as Lieutenant-Colonel in the Royal Army Medical Corps and was mentioned twice in dispatches.He was also awarded an O.B.E. He died on August 17th 1934, aged 65, at Cambridge and was buried on 20th August 1934.

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