born in Ireland
45 years service
Chief Male Nurse at St Pancras Hospital (Observation Unit - psychiatric )
joined NUCO in 1925
took a leading part in the early struggles to improve nursing service conditions
Was part of the first public demonstration by nurses, when NUCO nurses team that took part in the "raid on the LCC" when leaflets were thrown into London County Council chamber and masked NUCO uniformed nurses, march down Fleet Street in 1937 with sandwich boards stating "we demand fair pay"
a member of NUCO national Executive Committee
"A remarkable gift of oratory"
his motto was "Let this day pass no one by"
member of the board of Governors at the National hospital, Queen's Square
died June 29th 1954