Arthur Wint:  MEDICAL CAREER & SOCIAL INVOLVEMENT

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  • While being the only  doctor in the parish of Hanover for many years, he found time to be involved in the community.


  • He helped to raise funds to build a Children's Ward at the Lucea Hospital


  • He became founder and President of the Hanover Chamber of Commerce


  • He was the founder and president of the Hanover Garden Club


  • He was the founder of the Hanover Parish Choir


  • He was a member of many school boards


  • He served on the Negril Land Authority


  • He raised funds for the building of a Basic School that now bears his name.


  • He was a member, then became President, of the Hanover Charities Organization


  • 1973 - Arthur Wint was awarded the Jamaican honour of the Order of Distinction.

CONTENTS

The Early Years
The War Years & RAF (Royal Air Force)
Athletics

Changing Gears to Medicine

Medical Career & Social Involvement

Later Years
What Others Say -- Roger Bannister

What Others Say -- Mal Whitfield

What Others Say -- Michael Manley

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