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Biographical entry Peterkin, James (1817 - 1888)

MRCS May 3rd 1839; FRCS Aug 13th 1863; LSA 1839.

Born
1817
Died
18 March 1888
Kew
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Entered the Madras Army as Assistant Surgeon on Jan 6th, 1840, was promoted Surgeon on Feb 18th, 1857, and Surgeon Major, Jan 13th, 1860. He saw active service in the South Maratha Country in 1854, and was present at the capture of Forts Nipani and Badami. He retired on April 1st, 1872, and died at The Grange, Kew, on March 18th, 1888.

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