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THE FIRST NIGERIAN MILITARY MEDICAL DOCTOR.




H.R.H. Igwe. Capt. Dr. Walter C. Eze(MA, MD) Okofia (V) n'Ukpo. The great WC Eze with whom I'm well pleased, a name I will never forget, a name I always recommend.

H.R.H. Igwe. Capt. Dr. Walter C. Eze(MA, MD) was the first Nigerian military medical doctor. A great dengramite, an illustrious old boy of the prestigious Dennis Memorial Grammar School(DMGS), Onitsha. He was born on November 13th. 1925, educated at Dennis Memorial Grammar School(DMGS), Onitsha between 1941 to 1945. Igwe. W. C. Eze belongs to the distinguished and famous set of the school which studied for Cambridge school certificate examination for only four years. He later studied medicine at Toronto, Canada and became doctor of medicine. Thereafter, he moved to the USA where he took a master degree in experimental surgery. He was a special member of the old Anambra state council of Ndi-Eze. He founded the popular Toronto Hospital, Onitsha in September, 1959 and he was once the secretary general of the Dennis Memorial Grammar School(DMGS) Old Boys' Association Worldwide. He later died on November 6th. 1991.
The great WC EZE.