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"RENTON, DAVID.b. 1837. Loretto, 1849 to 1851. Edinburgh University. M.D., 1860..M.R.C.S. (London). Joined 15th King' s Hussars as Medical Officer Zulu War, 1879. Boer War, 1881. Retired as Lieut.-Col. Barristerat-law, Inner Temple, 1888 . Member of the British Medical Society..m. d. in Edinburgh, Jan. 23, 1911."

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PostSubject: Re: David Renton   David Renton EmptyMon Feb 16, 2015 9:20 pm

Date of Birth - 26th July 1839
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Surgeon - 1st March 1873
Surgeon Major - 30th September 1876
South African War - 1879 - Zulu Campaign. Medal.
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(4th July 1879 to 26th October 1879). Died 23rd January 1911. South Africa Medal with clasp 1879.
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Hi All
David Renton AMS served zulu war, born 1836/37 Ayton Berwickshire, to Retired Pay 1884-1893, died Edinburgh 1911, buried Ayton Churchyard Berwickshire.
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