Item 276 - Frank Dennis, 17, Engine fitter

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GB 406 PM/1888/276


Frank Dennis, 17, Engine fitter


  • 17 Mar 1888-3 Aug 1888 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Engine fitter
Age: 17
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 17 Mar 1888
Date of death: 3 Aug 1888
Disease (transcribed): Sarcoma of upper jaw
Disease (standardised): Sarcoma (Jaw)
Admitted under the care of: Bennett, William Henry
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Le Cronier, Maxwell
Medical notes: '[No history] of heritable diseases. About Xmas ‘87 had pains in his head & attacks of shivering. Soon afterwards a swelling came on left side of neck & gradually got larger. At the same time there was swelling of the gums & several teeth were extracted; a swelling formed by the side of the gum & burst discharging much matter’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Skull, brain, lungs, liver

Type of incident: n/a

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No in register 1888: 470

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