Hamish Barrowman Zimbabwe India

Biography of Hamish Barrowman

Hamish Barrowman
Hamish Barrowman

Hamish Barrowman was born in Hartley, South Rhodesia, modern day Chegutu in Zimbabwe, son of James Barrowman, an Advertising Agent. He came to the University in 1934 to study Medicine, graduating MB ChB in 1939 and DPH in 1940.

Hamish served as a Major in the Royal Army Medical Corps, and died on 23 July 1945 in India.


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Hamish Barrowman
Born 5 November 1916, Hartley, Rhodesia, South Africa.
Died 23 July 1945.
GU Degrees: MB ChB, 1939; DPH, 1940;
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: military; physicians
Father's Details: James Barrowman; Advertising Agent
War Service: Major, Royal Army Medical Corps
Grave / Memorial: Kirkee War Cemetery, India
View Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
Record last updated: 27th Sep 2012

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Zimbabwe Zimbabwe, Chegutu
Place of Birth

India India, Khadki

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  • Alumnus
  • Graduate

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