Five to Doctor J.T.G.Ewan, late Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders,
Lot 278
Five to Doctor J.T.G.Ewan, late Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders,
£120 - 180
US$ 200 - 300
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Five to Doctor J.T.G.Ewan, late Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders,
British War and Victory Medal (S-15056 Pte.T.G.Ewan. A.&S.H.); Defence Medal; Voluntary Medical Services Medal, with one extra serice bar, saltire issue (Dr.J.Ewan); St.Andrew's Ambulance Corps Medal, unnamed. With bronze prize medal for medicine. Very fine or better. (6)

Footnotes

  • Dr. Ewan served with the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders in WW1 and was wounded on the 16th September 1916 and lost a leg as a result of this, he was discharged from the Army in 1917. He then entered Glasgow University, where he graduated M.B., Ch.B. in 1923. Two years later he took the D.P.H. and in 1926 joined the School Health Service as an assistant school medical officer. He retired from this in 1962 after 35 years. He was Honorary Surgeon to the Linthouse section of the St.Andrew's Ambulance Association from 1926 to 1964.

    Sold with assorted research including a copy photograph of him at a dinner in 1964.
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