War Service 1940–1946

  • William Waugh


By the end of 1939, John Charnley had been doing surgery for almost four years, but any plans he may have had for his future career were shattered by the outbreak of war on 3 September 1939.


Military Hospital Orthopaedic Unit Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Manchester Royal Infirmary British Orthopaedic Association 
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  1. 1.
    Jack E.A., Charnley J. (1943) The two-stage amputation. Br Med J ií: 131–2Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Charnley J. (1944) Fractures of the femoral shaft. Lancet I: 235–9Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Charnley J. (1945) Adjustable Army Calliper. J Bone Joint Surg (Br) 27: 348Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • William Waugh
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of NottinghamWadenhoe, Nr Oundle, PeterboroughUK
  2. 2.Harlow Wood Orthopaedic HospitalWadenhoe, Nr Oundle, PeterboroughUK

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