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Walter Köhlmeier

Born 1908
Died 1963

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Austrian anatomical pathologist, born 1908; died November 9, 1963.

Biography of Walter Köhlmeier

Professor Dr. Walter Köhlmeier was head of the polyclinic at the city hospital in Vienna.

We thank André Trombeta for information submitted.

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