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Rae, Sir Williamlocked

  • G. Le G. Norgate
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert


Rae, Sir William (1786–1873), naval surgeon, was the son of Matthew Rae of Park-end, Annandale, Dumfries. He was educated at Lochmaben and Dumfries schools, and afterwards graduated MD at Edinburgh University. In 1804 he entered the medical service of the East India Company...

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