Great Scots – Sir Robert Philip

Born in Glasgow, but the family moved to Edinburgh in 1866.

Educated at the Royal High School and then the University of Edinburgh, where he read Medicine.By 1889, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and VP from 1927-30.

He lived much of his life at 45 Charlotte Square.

During WWI, he held the rank of Lieut-Col, Scottish Second General Hospital in the Royal Army Medical Corps.

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