John William Barclay

Biography of John William Barclay

John William Barclay
John William Barclay

Captain John (Ian) William Barclay of the RAMC was born in Glasgow and educated at the High School and at the University, where he graduated MB, ChB in 1932. He became a general practitioner in the city.

Barclay joined the RAMC in 1942 and was initially stationed in the UK. He was subsequently posted to India where he fell ill. He was sent home to the UK for treatment but died on 4 July 1944.


John William Barclay
Died 4 July 1944.
University Link: Graduate
GU Degree: MB ChB, 1932;
Father's Details: Andrew Wilson Barclay; Company Manager
War Service: Captain, Royal Army Medical Corps
Grave / Memorial: Mearns Cemetery, Scotland
View Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
Record last updated: 5th Dec 2007

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