Benjamin Blaine

Biography of Benjamin Blaine

Benjamin Blaine graduated CM from the University in 1883. He was born at King William's Town, South Africa, son of George Blaine, a sheep farmer.

Blaine was educated at Lovedale, before enrolling at the University in 1879 to study Medicine. Upon graduation, Blaine wen on to study at Dublin and Vienna.

He worked as House Surgeon in Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, before returning to South Africa, where he was District Surgeon at Engcobo, Transkei, modern day Ngcobo.


Benjamin Blaine
Born 1859.
Died 1922.
University Link: Graduate
GU Degree: CM, 1883;
Occupation categories: surgeons
Record last updated: 30th Oct 2013

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