Assistant Surgeon James Lamont MD (Ed 1852)
18 Mar 1831 [Port Macquarie New South Wales] – 5 Jan 1855 [Crimea]
Assistant Surgeon James Lamont was the son of Assistant Commissary General Lamont. He qualified in Edinburgh in 1852 and entered the Army Medical Department soon after.
Service Record — James Lamont
23 Dec 1852 Acting Assistant Surgeon.
Malta Mar 1853 Arrived at Malta.
Malta 10 Apr 1854 Left on board the transport Himalaya for Turkey.
5 Jan 1855 Died of slow fever at Inkerman, Crimea.
- Entry No: 5125. Johnston, W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 London: Wellcome Historical Medical Library, 1968.