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Bethune, Norman


  • [Norman Bethune (1890-1939) was a Canadian surgeon who came to international prominence for his service as a frontline trauma surgeon during the Spanish Civil and for his work supporting the Communist Party of China's Eighth Route Army during the the Second Sino-Japanese War. He is credited with helping to bring modern medicine to rural China.]

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  • Variants

    • Pai-chʻiu-en, No-erh-man
    • Baiqiuen, Nuoerman
    • Bethune, Henry Norman
    • Betʹi︠u︡n, Norman
    • Pai, Chʻiu-en
    • Bai, Qiu'en
    • Bai Qiuen
    • Qiuen, Bai
    • Baiqiuen
    • Petyūn̲, Nārman̲
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1890-03-04
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1939-11-12
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Communist Party of Canada
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Gravenhurst (Ont.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Hebei Sheng (China)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Canada
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  • Sources

    • found: His Le crime de la route ... 1930?
    • found: Wei ta ti kuo chi chu i chan shih Pai-chʻiu-en, 1979:t.p. (Pai-chʻiu-en)
    • found: Daniel, J. Norman Bethune, 1992:CIP t.p. (Norman Bethune) galley (Bai Qiuen, the Chinese name of the Canadian doctor)
    • found: Baiqiu'en zhuan lüe, 1984:t.p. (Baiqiu'en) p. 293 (Norman Bethune; Nuoerman Baiqiu'en)
    • found: Ṭākṭar Nārman̲ Petyūn̲ katai, 2006.
    • found: Mao, Z. Mao Tse-tung, 1967:t.p. (Norman Berhune)
    • found: Wikepedia via WWW, Sept. 22. 2009(Norman Bethune, b. Mar. 3, 1890, at Gravenhurst, Ontario; d. Nov. 12, 1939; stretcher bearer, in the Canadian army in 1918)
    • found: Canadiana, August 17, 2020(access point: Bethune, Norman, 1890-1939; variants: Bethune, Henry Norman, 1890-1939, Pai-Ch'iu-En, 1890-1939; born March 4, 1890 in Gravenhurst, Ontario; died November 12, 1939 in China)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed on August 17, 2020(Norman Bethune; Norman Henry Bethune; born March 4, 1890 in Gravenhurst, Ontario; died November 12, 1939 in Tang County, Hebei, China; Canadian thoracic surgeon; early advocate of socialized medicine; member of the Communist Party of Canada; came to international prominence for his service as a frontline trauma surgeon supporting the Republican faction during the Spanish Civil War, and for his work supporting the Communist Party of China's (CPC) Eighth Route Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War; helped bring modern medicine to rural China; known for developing mobile medical units, surgical instruments and a method for transporting blood for transfusions) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_Bethune
  • General Notes

    • [Norman Bethune (1890-1939) was a Canadian surgeon who came to international prominence for his service as a frontline trauma surgeon during the Spanish Civil and for his work supporting the Communist Party of China's Eighth Route Army during the the Second Sino-Japanese War. He is credited with helping to bring modern medicine to rural China.]
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    • 1979-01-16: new
    • 2020-08-18: revised
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