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Halley, Ida Gertrude Margaret (1867 - 1939)

Dr

Born
1 August 1867
Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Died
1 October 1939
Maylands, South Australia
Occupation
Doctor and Founder

Summary

Gertrude Halley was a founder and treasurer of the Queen Victoria Hospital for Women. An eye and ear specialist, she was an honorary surgeon at the hospital. In 1913 she established the medical branch of the Education Department in South Australia.

Sources used to compile this entry: Kwan, Elizabeth, 'Halley, Ida Gertrude Margaret (1867-1939)', in Australian Dictionary of Biography Online, Australian National University, 2006, http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A090162b.htm.

Barbara Lemon

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