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McMurdo, Sir William Montagu Scottlocked

  • E. M. Lloyd
  • , revised by Roger T. Stearn


McMurdo, Sir William Montagu Scott (1819–1894), army officer, born on 30 May 1819, was son of Lieutenant-Colonel Archibald McMurdo of Lotus, Loch Arthur, Kirkcudbrightshire. After attending the Royal Military College, Sandhurst, he was commissioned ensign in the 8th foot on 1 July 1837, and obtained a lieutenancy in the ...

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