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date: 22 October 2019

Hood, Sir Alexanderlocked

(1888–1980)
  • John D. C. Bennett

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Hood, Sir Alexander (1888–1980), army medical officer and colonial governor, was born on 25 September 1888 at 68 Easter Road, Leith, Edinburgh, the son of Alexander Hood, clerk, and his wife, Agnes Marshall, née Cunningham. He was educated at George Watson's College, Edinburgh...

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(1920–)
National Portrait Gallery, London
Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine, London