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It was closed when we visited but we were able to get a lot of info from the plaques outside the museum and his home. He developed the first mobile blood transfusions in WW1 and then was the only doctor for 13 million people in China. How sad, that he died in a week,of an infection from a finger cut.... more
Thousands of people travel from China to see the Bethune House every year. A visitors' centre has been added to the attraction. Bethune is on the list of top 50 Canadians in history and he still has a place in the hearts of around a billion people in China. I'm from Bethune's hometown and I'm in China right now. Wherever... more
The Bethune Memorial House is a historic structure that honors the life and work of Dr. Henry Norman Bethune. Built in 1880 to serve the Knox Presbyterian Church, this house was later used as a residence by Dr. Bethune. It is now open to public for viewing and exploring. A guided tour of this home will acquaint you with the great achievements and life of Dr. Bethune. The house, owing to its... more
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