Papers of Dr Daniel McFarlane MB ChB, medical graduate, University of Glasgow , Glasgow, Scotland

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • Telegrams regarding McFarlane's army career, 1916-1918;
  • Newspaper cuttings regarding the war and the McFarlane family, 1914-1918;
  • Miscellaneous army documents, 1919-1940;
  • Personal papers, 1919-1945;
  • Correspondence, 1951-1953.

Administrative / Biographical History

Daniel McFarlane was born in 1896. He left school to join the Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders during the Loos battles, where he was wounded. He began his studies at Glasgow University in 1919, graduating in 1924. He first worked in Grimsby before joining the practice of Dr Robert Black in Anniesland, Glasgow, until retiring in 1966. He died in 1979.


Chronological within series.

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Additional Information

Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives,ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999 and National Council on Archives,Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Fonds description created by Emma Anthony, Business Archives Cataloguer, 20 December 2012. Lower level descriptions by Glasgow University Archive Services staff. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Emma Anthony, Business Archives Cataloguer, 20 December 2012.

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