Sir George Husband Baird Macleod (1828-1892) was Regius Professor of Surgery at the University of Glasgow, 1869-1892.
Macleod was the son of the famous minister Norman, and studied medicine at the University of Glasgow and at Paris and Vienna before serving as a surgeon at a hospital in Smyrna in Turkey during the Crimean War. He was knighted in 1887.
Reference: Memorials of the Old College of Glasgow, Glasgow, 1871
Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow University Archive Services
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