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Smith, John Gordon (1792–1833), university professor

Jenny Ward

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Smith, John Gordon (1792–1833), university professor, graduated MD from Edinburgh University in 1810 and in 1812 became an assistant surgeon first in the Peninsular War, then, from 1813 to 1817, with the 12th light dragoons (lancers). He served at Waterloo, where he attended his commanding officer, ...

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Subjects: Education ; Physics

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