Dr. Milton Ginsberg, retired chief of the medical staff at the Perry Point Veterans Hospital, died Tuesday after an apparent heart attack at his home in Abingdon. He was 78.
Services for Dr. Ginsberg were being held today at the Sol Levinson & Bros. Home, 6010 Reisterstown Road.
He retired in 1985. He had been in the position at Perry Point since 1976.
Born in Baltimore, he was a graduate of City College and, in 1934, of Johns Hopkins University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. After completing his studies at the University of Maryland Medical School in 1938, he interned at Columbia Hospital in Pittsburgh, was a surgical resident at Delaware Hospital in Wilmington and was a resident in thoracic surgery at Mount Wilson State Hospital.
From 1943 to 1946, he served in the Army Medical Corps in Europe. He left the Army with the rank of major and a Bronze Star.