Eric John Dyke

Biography of Eric John Dyke

Eric John Dyke graduated MB ChB from the University in 1905.

He was born at Morija, in modern day Lesotho, son of missionary, Reverend Robert Henry Dyke. Dyke was one of four brothers to attend the University.

Upon graduation he served as honorary physician in the Western Infirmary. In 1910 he took over as medical officer of Butha Buthe from his brother, Hamilton. Dyke enlisted with the Royal Medical Corps and served in France during the First World War. After the War, Dyke returned to Butha Buthe and served as District Surgeon of Basutoland until his retirement in 1960.


Eric John Dyke
Born 11 September 1883.
Died 20 March 1971.
University Link: Graduate
GU Degree: MB ChB, 1905; Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences,
Occupation categories: surgeons
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2)
Record last updated: 7th Feb 2014

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