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GALT Edith J.

Posted: 25 Jul 2011 3:19PM GMT
Classification: Obituary
Name: Galt, Miss Edith Julia
Date: May 27 1961
Source: Source unknown; Cleveland, Ohio Necrology File, Reel #110.
Notes: Miss Edith Julia Galt, a missionary nursing instructor who served in China under the Communist regime, died last Tuesday in an Army hospital in Seoul, Korea.
She was 44.
After graduation from the Bolton nursing schol here, Miss Galt went to China to teach in hospitals.
One of the institutions in which she taught was in Paoting, where she was born. She was there until 1951.
In 1958, she came to this country on furlough to lecture nationally on her work in China. She was graduated by Grinnell College at Grinnell, Iowa, before entering the Wru nursing school.
Miss Galt is survived by her father, the Rev. Elmer Galt, who for 42 years was a missionary in the Orient; a brother, the Rev. Ralph M. Galt; and a sister, Mrs. R. D. Modak of Bombay, India.


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