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Herbert Russell : 07-December-2012
Herbert Russell : 07-December-2012
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The plaque commemorates Dr Herbert Henry Russell, who was the former Medical Officer for the City of Unley from 1906 to 1951.

Dr. Herbert Henry Ernest Russell, OBE, of Unley, died yesterday afternoon aged 74. He is being buried in North Road Cemetery this afternoon. Dr. Russell, who last year completed 50 years' medical practice, was Unley health officer for 45 years. During World War II he was director of emergency medical services and controller of VADs.
News (Adelaide), 11 July 1951.


Address:Unley Road & Oxford Terrace, Town Hall, Unley, 5061
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.949166
Long: 138.607221
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local
Approx. Event Start Date:1906
Approx. Event End Date:1951


Front Inscription

In remembrance of Herbert Henry Ernest Russell O.B.E., K.St.J., V.D., M.D. Adel., Ch.B., F.R.C.P.E.

Medical Officer of Health for the City of Unley 1906 - 1951 

Source: MA
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