Lives of the fellows

Duncan Macarthur

b.1773 d.16 January 1855
MD Aberd(1810) LRCP(1818) FRCP(1841)

Duncan Macarthur, M.D., was born in Glasgow in 1773, and educated as a surgeon, in which capacity he entered the navy and saw much service. He was created doctor of medicine by the university of Aberdeen 1st March, 1810, was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 25th June, 1818, and a Fellow 10th July, 1841. He was physician to the fleet and for many years physician to the Royal Naval hospital at Deal. Dr. Macarthur died at Deal 16th January, 1855, aged eighty-two.

William Munk

(Volume III, page 180)

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