William Boog Leishman

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Sir William Boog Leishman
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Sir William Boog Leishman
Born 6 November 1865(1865-11-06)
Glesga, Scotland
Dee'd 2 Juin 1926(1926-06-02) (aged 60)
Lunnon, Ingland
Buried at Highgate Seemetry
Allegiance  Unitit Kinrick
Service/branch  Breetish Airmy
Years o service 1887–1926
Rank Lieutenant General
Commands held Director General Airmy Medical Services
Battles/wars North-Wast Frontier
First Warld War
Awairds Knicht Commander o the Order o the Bath
Knicht Commander o the Order o St Michael an St George
Knicht Bachelor
Mentioned in Despatches (3)
Legion o Honour (Fraunce)
Airmy Distinguished Service Medal (Unitit States)

Lieutenant General Sir William Boog Leishman KCB, KCMG, FRS (/ˈlʃmən/, 6 November 1865 – 2 Juin 1926) wis a Scots pathologist an Breetish Airmy medical officer. He wis Director-General o Airmy Medical Services frae 1923 tae 1926.[1]

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  1. "Obituary Notices of Fellows Deceased-William Boog Leishman". Proceedings of the Royal Society B. The Royal Society. 102 (720): i–xxvii. 2 April 1928. doi:10.1098/rspb.1928.0019. JSTOR 81250.