JOHN LESLIE TEMPLETON KNOX
President of the Nottingham Medico-
John Leslie Templeton Knox: 27, Victoria Embankment, Nottingham. B.A., B.Ch., B.A.O., Belfast, 1924. Member of the British Medical Association and the Nottingham Medico-
Medical Directory 1953.
John Leslie Templeton Knox was born in Belfast in 1899. He studied medicine at Queen’s University and graduated M.B., B.Ch., B.O.A. in 1924. During his student days he was a keen athlete and played rugby and water-
For two years until the time of his death on the 28th September, 1965 he was fully occupied with regional medical boards and various other appointments. During his life in medical practice he was outstanding as member, chairman, and representative of such bodies as the Nottingham Insurance Committee, the Nottingham County and City Local Medical Committee, and the Local Executive Council. He found time to give unstinting service for many years. For this he was awarded the O.B.E. in 1963. His fellow general practitioners considered a well merited honour. He was at one time president of the Nottingham Branch of the British Medical Association and in 1951 to 1952 president of the Nottingham Medico-
In an obituary to Dr. Knox, a colleague wrote of him:-
B.M.J. 30th October, 1965, page 1067