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Biographical entry Penny, Henry James (1816 - 1901)

MRCS March 5th 1841; FRCS May 1st 1856.

Born
24 November 1816
Died
22 December 1901
Taunton
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Born on Nov 24th, 1816, of an old Taunton family, entered the Madras Army as Assistant Surgeon on Oct 3rd, 1841, was promoted to Surgeon on Nov 30th, 1859, and to Surgeon Major on Oct 3rd, 1861. He saw active service in 1857 during the Mutiny. He retired on July 10th, 1865, and lived in Middle Street, Taunton, where he died on Dec 22nd, 1901.

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