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We need to fight sexism to get more female surgeons in developing countries - The Guardian

The child – who was given the doctor's name (full name James Barry Munnik Hertzog) – would go on to became the prime minister of South Africa. But the story of the doctor who had delivered him was no less extraordinary. For Dr Barry, born Margaret Ann ...

The doctor's secret - Irish Independent

By way of thanking Barry, Thomas Munnik called his newborn son James Barry Munnik, a tradition that carried in the family for more than a century. One descendant, James Barry Munnik Hertzog, became Prime Minister of South Africa in 1924. There was a ...

General James Barry Munnik Hertzog KC, better known as Barry Hertzog or J. B. M. Hertzog , was a South African politician and soldier.

The Right Honourable

KC
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3rd Prime Minister of South Africa
In office
30 June 1924 – 5 September 1939
Monarch George V
Edward VIII
George VI
Governor-General 1st Earl of Athlone
6th Earl of Clarendon
Sir Patrick Duncan
Preceded by Jan Christiaan Smuts
Succeeded by Jan Christiaan Smuts
Personal details
Born James Barry Munnik Hertzog
(1866-04-03)3 April 1866
Wellington, Cape Colony
Died 21 November 1942(1942-11-21) (aged 76)
Pretoria, Transvaal Province, Union of South Africa
Political party National Party
United Party
Spouse(s) Wilhelmina Neethling
Children 3
Alma mater University of Amsterdam
Religion Dutch Reformed

General James Barry Munnik Hertzog KC, better known as Barry Hertzog or J. B. M. Hertzog (3 April 1866 – 21 November 1942), was a South African politician and soldier.

He was a Boer general during the second Anglo-Boer War who became Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa from 1924 to 1939. Throughout his life he encouraged the development of Afrikaner culture, determined to protect the Afrikaners from British influence. He is the only South African Prime Minister to have served under three British Monarchs (George V, Edward VIII, and George VI).

Smuts V Hertzog

General Smuts becomes Prime Minister again, after a Cabinet split with General Hertzog over whether South Africa should declare war on Germany. You can ...

General Hertzog.

General Hertzog leaves hotel in London and enters car. South African Premier. You can license this story through AP Archive: ...

AMAZING GRACES - Dr. Barry, the female doctor in the all-male British Army

Dr. James Barry was one of the leading medical reformers of the 19th century. Trained in the UK, he joined the (all-male) Army Medical Corps and was posted to ...

Jean Batten Reaches Britain and Jubilee Visitors Arrive

Jean Batten Reaches Britain and Visitors Come For Jubilee - Beryl de Querton reporting You can license this story through AP Archive: ...