James Service Ormond New Zealand Australia

Biography of James Service Ormond

James Service Ormond graduated MB ChB from the University in 1897 and MD in 1899. He was born in Northcote, Victoria, Australia in 1863, and educated at Toorak College and Hawthorn Grammar School.

Before coming to the University, Ormond worked for a time as an overseer at Tapio sheep station, near Wentworth, New South Wales. After receiving his medical training, Dr Ormond practiced in the Malvern district of Melbourne for nearly fifty years, retiring in 1949, aged eighty-six.


Archival Materials

  • DC174/3/1/33 The College Courant, Martinmas 1964, p. 68


James Service Ormond
Born 18 February 1863.
Died 6 August 1963.
GU Degrees: MB ChB, 1897; MD, 1899;
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: physicians
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2)
English snippet: Medical graduate of the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 20th Jan 2016

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New Zealand New Zealand, Northcote
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Australia Australia, Melbourne
Place of Death

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