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Wallich, George Charleslocked



Wallich, George Charles (1815–1899), military surgeon and oceanographer, was born on 16 November 1815 in Calcutta, India, the eldest of seven children of Nathaniel Wallich (1785–1854), a Danish-born surgeon and botanist, and his second wife, Sophia Collings. He was educated at King's College, Aberdeen...

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