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Galpin, Richard Robertson

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Title Rear-Admiral (Michigan National Guard)
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Birth 00/00/1915 Death 00/07/2007
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Area (nk) Area MI
Country (nk) Country USA
Qualifications MD;
He was qualified as a medical doctor. After his Canadian Naval service he was a pediatric specialist in Michigan USA. He founded a children's neuro-education centre.
Military Service
He was appointed as a Surgeon Lieutenant (Temp.) RCNVR (With seniority dated 30/11/1942). He served in HMCS New Waterford 1944. He was appointed as a Surgeon Lieutenant-Commander (Temp.) RCNVR. (He was demobilized 1945.) (Transferred to Michigan National Guard USA). He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral (Michigan National Guard). (He was released.)
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Starshell (NOAC Newsletter) Obituaries Autumn 2007;
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