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Campbell, Sir David (1889–1978), physician

William Walker

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Campbell, Sir David (1889–1978), physician, was born at Patna, Ayrshire, on 6 May 1889, the son of Agnes Smith Campbell, a seamstress. He was educated, by scholarships throughout, at Ayr Academy and at Glasgow University, where he graduated BSc and MA with honours in 1911 and MB ChB with honours in 1916, the most distinguished graduate of his year. He served as captain and then acting major in the ...

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Subjects: Medicine and Health

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