Walter Ogilvie MacFeat Chile England

Biography of Walter Ogilvie MacFeat

Ogilvie Macfeat graduated MBChB from the University in 1933. He was born in Quilpué, Chile, son of Walter, a director of a fruit exporting business.

Macfeat enrolled at the University in 1928 to study Medicine. He was awarded several prizes throughout his studies, including first class certificates in Gynaecology, for which he was also a medalist (1932), and Medical Paediatrics (1932).

After graduation, Macfeat obtained a Diploma in Medical Radiology at the University of London in 1938, and became a Radiologist. He worked at St George's Hospital in London, and served as a Major in the Royal Army Medical Corps during the War. Ogilvie became member of the British Institute of Radiology.


Printed Materials

  • Medical Directory 1971, p.1583

Archival Materials

  • DC185/11 General Council Register 1939
  • R3/1/8 Register of dates of birth of graduates Vol.X 1933-1934
  • SEN10/74 University Calendar 1932-33


Walter Ogilvie MacFeat
Born 29 March 1910.
GU Degree: MB ChB, 1933; Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences,
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: radiologists
English snippet: Medical graduate of the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 9th Jan 2013

Country Associations

Chile Chile, Quilpué
Place of Birth

England England, Bexhill-on-Sea
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Alumnus
  • Graduate