Remembrance Day - Banting

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Insulin story

In 1916 he took his M.B. degree and at once joined the Canadian Army Medical Corps, and served, during the First World War, in France. In 1918 he was wounded at the battle of Cambrai and in 1919 he was awarded the Military Cross for heroism under fire.
When the Second World War broke out, he served as a liaison officer between the British and North American medical services and, while thus engaged, he was, in February 1941, killed in an air disaster in Newfoundland.

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1923

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1923 was awarded jointly to Frederick Grant Banting and John James Rickard Macleod "for the discovery of insulin".

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Stamp - won Nobel prize

Banting, Best and dog

Banting, Best and dog

War service
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War service

Banting

Banting

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Another Plaque

Another Plaque