James Campsie

Biography of James Campsie

James Campsie
James Campsie

James Campsie was born on 5th September 1867 in Scone, Perthshire. His father, William, was a blacksmith.

When he was eighteen years old in 1885, Campsie began an Arts course at the University of Glasgow. He graduated MA in 1889.

Campsie then became a teacher. He taught at Calder Street Public School in Govanhill, Glasgow. During the First World War, he served in the Royal Army Medical Corps (RAMC). You can see his entry in the University's Roll of Honour here.


James Campsie
Born 5 September 1867.
University Link: Graduate
GU Degree: MA, 1889;
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2)
Record last updated: 30th Mar 2015

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