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September 20, 2019

Prof. David William Brocklesby 1929-2019 (S 42-46)

Sadly the OS Club has been informed of the passing of Professor David Brocklesby on 20th September. Please see below an obituary kindly provided by fellow retired veterinarian, David Weaver (W 44-48), which was written by his daughter, Helen. David was born in Grimsby on 12 February 1929. After leaving Sedbergh School he did two years of National Service befoer studying veterinary medicine at the Royal Veterinary College, London. He had been inspired to do a veterinary degree by his great uncle Bert who was a vet in Keighley, West Yorkshire. After graduating he held a Colonial Office studentship for...
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