Alexander Dewar McCallum Scotland

Biography of Alexander Dewar McCallum

Lieutenant-Commander Alexander Dewar McCallum of the RNVR was born in Glasgow and studied Medicine at the University from 1934 to 1939. During the war he was sent to HMS Tana near Mombassa in East Africa, and he died there on 16 January 1944.


Alexander Dewar McCallum
Died 16 January 1944.
GU Degree: Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, 1934-39;
University Link: Student
Father's Details: Donald McCallum; Master mariner
War Service: Lieutenant-Commander, Royal Naval Reserve
Grave / Memorial: Glasgow (Cardonald) Cemetery, Scotland
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Record last updated: 13th Aug 2012

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Scotland Scotland
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  • Student

WWII Roll of Honour