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Martin Melvin Cruickshank
Brigadier Martin Melvin Cruickshank CIE FRSE
FRSE
FRCSE FACS FICS (1888-1964) was a Scottish surgeon, specialising in ophthalmic surgery. During the Second World War
Second World War
he was Chief Medical Officer for Delhi
Delhi
Province. He was created Commander of the Indian Empire in 1942. Life[edit] He was born in North Leith, the harbour area of Edinburgh
Edinburgh
on 22 March 1888,[1] the son of George Hunter Cruickshank a marine engineer. He was a twin brother of Ernest Cruickshank. The family moved to Aberdeen around 1895 and he attended Robert Gordon's College
Robert Gordon's College
with his twin. They then jointly studied Medicine at Aberdeen
Aberdeen
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FRSE
Fellowship of the Royal Society of Edinburgh
Royal Society of Edinburgh
(FRSE) is an award granted to individuals that the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Scotland judges to be "eminently distinguished in their subject".[1] Elections[edit] Around 50 new fellows are elected each year in March.[1] As of 2016[update] there are around 1650 Fellows, including 71 Honorary Fellows (HFRSE) and 76 Corresponding Fellows.[1][2] Fellows are entitled to use the post-nominal letters FRSE. Fellowship[edit] Examples of fellows include Peter Higgs
Peter Higgs
and Jocelyn Bell Burnell.[1] Previous fellows have included Melvin Calvin, Benjamin Franklin, and James Clerk Maxwell, and James Watt.[3] See the Category:Fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh
Royal Society of Edinburgh
for more examples
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Macedonia (region)
Macedonia (/ˌmæsɪˈdoʊniə/ ( listen)) is a geographical and historical region of the Balkan
Balkan
peninsula in southeastern Europe. Its boundaries have changed considerably over time; however, it came to be defined as the modern geographical region by the mid 19th century. Nowadays the region is considered to include parts of six Balkan
Balkan
countries: Greece, the Republic of Macedonia, Bulgaria, Albania, Serbia
Serbia
and Kosovo.[a] It covers approximately 67,000 square kilometres (25,869 sq mi) and has a population of 4.76 million. Its oldest known settlements date back approximately to 7,000 BC
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992
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Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
University
University
of Aberdeen The Robert Gordon UniversityServicesEmergency department YesBeds 922HistoryFounded 1737LinksWebsite http://www.nhsgrampian.org/nhsgrampian/gra_display_hospital.jspLists Hospitals in ScotlandOther links List of hospitals in Scotland Aberdeen
Aberdeen
Royal Infirmary (ARI) is the largest hospital in NHS Grampian, located on the Foresterhill
Foresterhill
site in Aberdeen.[1] ARI is a teaching hospital with around 900 inpatient beds, offering tertiary care for a population of over 600,000 across the North of Scotland
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John Carroll (astronomer)
Sir John Anthony Carroll KBE FRSE FRAS (8 January 1899 – 2 May 1974) was a British astronomer and physicist. In the 1920s he worked at the Solar Physics Observatory, Cambridge, UK with F.J.M. Stratton
F.J.M. Stratton
and Richard van der Riet Woolley
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Stanley Davidson
Sir Leybourne Stanley Patrick Davidson (1894-1981) was a British[1] physician, medical investigator and author[3] who is well known for his medical textbook "Principles and Practice of Medicine", which was first published in 1952.[2]Contents1 Early life and Career 2 Teaching 3 Research works 4 Personal life 5 Stanley Davidson
Stanley Davidson
Medal 6 Books published 7 See also 8 ReferencesEarly life and Career[edit] Davidson was born on 3 March 1894 in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka
(then known as Ceylon), to Sir Leybourne Francis Watson Davidson and Jane Rosalind Dudgeon Davidson.[1][2] He had his education at Cheltenham College, England and later at Trinity College, Cambridge
Trinity College, Cambridge
where he began his undergraduate medical education, graduating BA. At the onset of World War I
World War I
in 1914, he enlisted in the Gordon Highlanders, and his medical education was interrupted
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Royal Society Of Edinburgh
Edinburgh
Edinburgh
(/ˈɛdɪnb(ə)rə/ ( listen);[6][7][8] Scottish Gaelic: Dùn Èideann [ˈt̪uːn ˈeːtʲən̪ˠ]; Scots: Edinburgh) is the capital city of Scotland
Scotland
and one of its 32 council areas. It is located in Lothian
Lothian
on the Firth of Forth's southern shore. Recognised as the capital of Scotland
Scotland
since at least the 15th century, Edinburgh
Edinburgh
is the seat of the Scottish Government, the Scottish Parliament and the supreme courts of Scotland. The city's Palace of Holyroodhouse is the official residence of the Monarchy in Scotland. Historically part of the county of Midlothian, the city has long been a centre of education, particularly in the fields of medicine, Scots law, literature, the sciences and engineering
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Bulgaria
Coordinates: 42°45′N 25°30′E / 42.750°N 25.500°E / 42.750; 25.500Republic of Bulgaria Република България  (Bulgarian) Republika BǎlgariyaFlagCoat of armsMotto: Съединението прави силата (Bulgarian) "Sǎedinenieto pravi silata"  (transliteration) "Unity makes strength"Anthem:  Мила Родино  (Bulgarian) Mila Rodino  (transliteration) Dear MotherlandLocation of  Bulgaria  (dark green) – in Europe  (green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (green)  –  [Legend]Capital and largest city Sofia 42°41′N 23°19′E / 42.683°N 23.317°E / 42.683; 23.317Official languages BulgarianOfficial script CyrillicEthnic groups (2011[1])84.8% Bulgarians 8.8% Turks 4.9% Roma 1.5% othersReligion Bulgarian O
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Egypt
Coordinates: 26°N 30°E / 26°N 30°E / 26; 30Arab Republic
Republic
of Egyptجمهورية مصر العربيةArabic: Jumhūrīyat Miṣr al-ʿArabīyahEgyptian: Gomhoreyet Maṣr El ʿArabeyahFlagCoat of armsAnthem: "Bilady, Bilady, Bilady" "بلادي، بلادي، بلادي" "My country, my country, my country"Capital and largest city Cairo 30°2′N 31°13′E / 30.033°N 31.217°E / 30.033; 31.217Official languages Arabic[a]National language Egyptian ArabicReligion90% Islam 9% Orthodox Christian 1% Other Christian[1]Demonym EgyptianGovernment Unitary semi-presidential republic• PresidentAbdel Fattah el-Sisi• Prime MinisterSherif IsmailLegislature House of RepresentativesEstablishment• Unification of Upper and Lower Egypt[2][3][b]c
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Serbia
Coordinates: 44°N 21°E / 44°N 21°E / 44; 21Republic of Serbia Република Србија (Serbian) Republika Srbija  (Serbian)FlagCoat of armsAnthem:  "Боже правде / Bože pravde" "God of Justice"Location of Serbia
Serbia
(green) and the disputed territory of Kosovo
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Royal Army Medical Corps
The Royal Army Medical Corps
Corps
(RAMC) is a specialist corps in the British Army
British Army
which provides medical services to all Army personnel and their families, in war and in peace. Together with the Royal Army Veterinary Corps, the Royal Army Dental Corps
Corps
and Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps, the RAMC forms the Army Medical Services. The RAMC does not carry a Regimental Colour
Regimental Colour
or Queen's Colour, although it has a Regimental Flag; nor does it have battle honours, as elements of the Corps
Corps
have been present in almost every war the army has fought. Because it is not a fighting arm (i.e. it is non-combatant), under the Geneva Conventions, members of the RAMC may only use their weapons for self-defence
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Second World War
Allied victoryCollapse of Nazi Germany Fall of Japanese and Italian Empires Dissolution of the League of Nations Creation of the United Nations Emergence of the United States
United States
and the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
as superpowers Beginning of the Cold War
Cold War
(more...)ParticipantsAllied Powers Axis PowersCommanders and leadersMain Allied leaders Joseph Stalin Franklin D
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First World War
Allied victoryCentral Powers' victory on the Eastern Front nullified by defeat on the Western Front Fall of the German, Russian, Ottoman, and Austro-Hungarian empires Russian Civil War
Russian Civil War
and foundation of the Soviet Union Formation of new countries in Europe
Europe
and the Middle East Transfer of German colonies
German colonies
and regions of the former Ottoman Empire to other powers Establishment of the League of Nations
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Aberdeen University
Coordinates: 57°09′54″N 2°06′00″W / 57.165°N 2.100°W / 57.165; -2.100University of AberdeenLatin: Universitas AberdonensisMotto Initium sapientiae timor domini (Latin)Motto in EnglishThe fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdomType Public Ancient universityEstablished 1495[1]Endowment £45.8 million (as of 31 July 2017)[2]Budget £222.5 million (2016–17)[2]Chancellor The Duchess of RothesayRector Maggie ChapmanPrincipal Sir Ian DiamondAcademic staff1,114 (2016)[2]Administrative staff1,400 (2016)[2]Students 14,150 (2016/17)[3]Undergraduates 10,210 (2016/17)[3]Postgraduates 4,045 (2016/17)[3]Location Aberdeen, Scotland, United KingdomColours  Burgundy and white (university colours)   Gold and royal blue (sports colours)AffiliationsAurora Association of Commonwealth Univers
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Aberdeen
Aberdeen
Aberdeen
(/æbərˈdiːn/ ( listen); Scots: Aiberdeen,  listen (help·info); Scottish Gaelic: Obar Dheathain [ˈopər ˈʝɛ.ɛɲ]; Latin: Aberdonia) is Scotland's third most populous city, one of Scotland's 32 local government council areas and the United Kingdom's 37th most populous built-up area, with an official population estimate of 196,670 for the city of Aberdeen[1] and 229,800 for the local authority area.[2] Nicknames include the Granite
Granite
City, the Grey City
City
and the Silver City with the Golden Sands
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