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Dr Augustus B Dykman

Dr Augustus B Dykman

East Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Death 1 Jun 1969 (aged 78)
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Plot Sec 122, Lot 472, Grave 1
Memorial ID 101523721 · View Source
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Dr. A. B. Dykman, emeritus professor of ophthalmology at the University of Oregon Medical School and honorary staff member at Good Samaritan Hospital, died Sunday at his home, 1720 SW Broadway Drive.

Dr. Dykman, 78, had lived in Portland since 1921 and was in private practice at the time the ophthalmological faculty of the University of Oregon Medical School and the eye services staffs of Multnomah County Hospital, the original Doernbecher Childrens Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital.

Born in East Orange, N.J., March 16, 1891, he was graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1914 and interned at Bellevue Hospital in New York.

He served with the American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I. He came to Portland after postgraduate work in ophthalmology at the University of Pennsylvania in 1920 and 1921.

Scientific memberships included Pacific Coast Ophthalmological Society, of which he was a past president; Portland Academy of Medicine, American Medical Association, Oregon State Medical Association, Multnomah County Medical Society and life membership in the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

He was a former vestryman of Trinity Episcopal Church and a member of the University, Waverly and Arlington clubs.

Survivors include his wife, the former Clair Enrique Smith of Waco, Tex.; a daughter, Mrs. Mary All Leel, and two granddaughters, Sarah and Mary Leel, all of Omak, Wash., and a sister, Mrs. Hazel Randolp Betts, South Yarmouth, Mass.

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday in Finley’s Morning Light Chapel, SW 4th Avenue and Montgomery Street, followed by private interment at Riverview Cemetery.

[The Oregonian, 3 Jun 1969, p9; w/photo]

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