Iain Alasdair McMillan Beaton

Biography of Iain Alasdair McMillan Beaton

Iain Alasdair McMillan Beaton was born in Glasgow and studied at the University, graduating BSc (1934),MB, ChB (1937) and DPH (1941).

He was a house surgeon at Glasgow Royal Infirmary before becoming Gynaecologist and House Physician at the city's Western Infirmary.

He joined the Indian Medical Service and died in what is now Pakistan on 9 January 1942.


Iain Alasdair McMillan Beaton
Born 7 July 1913, Glasgow, Scotland.
Died 9 January 1942.
University Link: Graduate
GU Degrees: BSc, 1933; MB ChB, 1937; DPH, 1941;
Occupation categories: physicians
Father's Details: Donald Beaton; Tailor
War Service: Indian Medical Service
Grave / Memorial: Rawalpindi War Cemetery, Pakistan
View Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
Record last updated: 22nd Aug 2013

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