He then studied Medicine at the University of Aberdeen , where he gained his M. He was demonstrator of anatomy at the College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in and , and at the University of Aberdeen in and In he was knighted by King George V. Surprisingly his chief adversary was his sub-foreman, a certain William Purdom, representing a band of young gardener trainees.
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David Prain — Wikipedia Please enter your name. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Linked Data More info about Linked Gengal. In Prain was recommended to Sir George King —home on leave from his position as director of the Royal Botanic Garden at Calcutta and looking for a medical student with botanical interests to enter the Indian Medical Service.
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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: They had one son, Theodore Prainwho was killed in the first weeks of the First World War whilst serving as a lieutenant in the Leicestershire Regiment. Archived from the original on 16 June Would you also like to submit a review for this item? Home About Help Search. Advanced Search Find a Library. In he was knighted by King George V.
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