MB ChB Manch 1912, MD 1920.
Sheldon gained his medical education at Manchester and held resident appointments at MRI and Warrington before joining the RAMC. When he was demobilised in 1919, he settled in general practice in Southport. He was president of the Southport Medical Society in 1937, a member of Manchester Medical Society, and was heavily involved in the St John Ambulance Association. Sheldon died suddenly on 18 February 1950.