Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Kew, Irvin Whiteley (1914-1938)

updated December 2, 2013.


DDS (Harv.) 1907. Hong Kong nlt.1914.

HONG KONG nlt.1914. Registered dental surgeon 1914-38, one of the first eight dentists registered with the government following the regulation of the practice of dentistry on May 7, 1914 [1]. Private practitioner nlt.1914-1938, address: #6&7, Alexandra Building -1938. Temporary Surgeon-Lieutenant, HKVDC August 19, 1916. Dental Board (vice Frederick Howard Kew) August 2, 1918. Whereabouts after 1938 unknown.


[1] The first dental surgeons registered with the government following the enactment of the Dentistry Ordinance 1914: Mehdy Edward Asger, Arthur de Carvalho, Chaun Moon Hung 周夢熊, Edward Evan Jones, Frederick Howard Kew, Irvin Whiteley Kew, George Wiliam McKean, and Joseph Whittlesey Noble.

Selected bibliography: [internet]. Gwulo: Old Hong Kong. The Hong Kong Government Gazette, August 25, 1916, #372; August 2, 1918, #289; May 7, 1937, #322. Mundia [internet].


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