Record

LevelFonds
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)USS141
TitleUniversity of Birmingham Student (Alumni) Papers: Papers of Fauset Welsh
Extent1 item
Date1923-1924
DescriptionVelvet sports cap in red and blue, with embroidered lion as depicted on University of Birmingham crest, the date 1923-1924 in gold embroidery, and gold tassle. This cap was worn by Fauset Welch as a member of the First XV Rugby team 1923-1924 [see team photograph UB/GUILD/I/24]
LanguageEnglish
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Access StatusOpen
Administrative HistoryFauset Welsh was a pupil at King Edwards' School, Birmingham 1914-1921. He then studied medicine at the University of Birmingham, graduating with a BSc in 1924 and an MB ChB in 1927. He was President of the Guild of Undergraduates 1924-1925.
He was a Lieutenant in the Royal Army Medical Corps 1928-1929 and subsequently RSO and Surgical Registrar at the General Hospital, Birmingham, and Casualty Officer at the Children's Hospital, Birminghm. He was also Lecturer in Antomy at the University of Birmingham

Source: University of Birmingham Register of Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates, 1900-1935; University of Birmingham Register of Graduates, 4th edition, 1938
AcquisitionPresented by donor to King Edward's Foundation Archivist, who then passed to to Cadbury Research Library, with permission of the donor, March 2020
Related MaterialThe Cadbury Research Library also holds the archives of other former staff, officials, and students