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Hubert Johann Leonard Struycken

Born  1869
Died  1950

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Dutch physician, 1869-1950.

Biography of Hubert Johann Leonard Struycken

Hubert Johann Leonard Struycken was an ear-nose-throat-specialist of Eureopean renown. He lived and worked in Breda in the Netherlands.

We thank Oscar V. J. Struycken for submitting information. Hubert Johann Leonard Struycken was his great-grandfather.

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