Biographical entry Butler, James Henry (1813 - 1865)
MRCS April 26th 1839; FRCS April 10th 1851.
- January 1813
- 2 June 1865
- General surgeon
Born in January, 1813, and entered the Bengal Army as Assistant Surgeon on Jan 3rd, 1840, being promoted Surgeon on Dec 1st, 1853, Surgeon Major on Jan 3rd, 1860, and Deputy Inspector-General of Hospitals on Oct 31st, 1864. He died at Dalhousie, India, on June 2nd, 1865.
Butler translated in 1848 Cooper's Surgery into Urdu, with the title Risalch Beelh Bigan Amali Juvaheeke.
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Created: 11 November 2010