Frederick Ward Eastman (1883 - 1921)

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Birthplace: Winston, Daviess, Missouri
Death: Died in La Paz, Bolivia
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About Frederick Ward Eastman

Frederick Ward Eastman (1883-1921). Graduated University of Missouri 1907. Graduated as MD from Columbia University 1911. Eminent Physician and Medical Writer. Conducted a Rockefeller Foundation Expedition to Asia and East Indies on Hook- Worm research. World War I Veteran as Captain in Medical Corps. After the War, sent by Swiss family, Guggenheims, to Bolivia to operate their Hospital. Died of Typhus during the epidemic there. A year before his death, he married a nurse there; no child.

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Frederick Ward Eastman's Timeline

1883
June 10, 1883
Winston, Daviess, Missouri
1907
1907
Age 23
University of Missouri
1911
1911
Age 27
MD at Columbia University
1920
1920
Age 36
1921
January 6, 1921
Age 37
La Paz, Bolivia
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after World War I, he was sent by the Guggenheims to Bolivia to manage their hospital