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date: 13 May 2021

McCarrison, Sir Robertlocked

  • H. M. Sinclair
  • , revised by Andrew A. G. Morrice


McCarrison, Sir Robert (1878–1960), army medical officer and nutritional physiologist, was born in Portadown, co. Armagh, on 15 March 1878, the second son of Robert McCarrison, a flax buyer, and his wife, Agnes McCullagh. He received his medical education at Queen's College, Belfast...

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