Alexander James MutchBMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7343.980/g (Published 20 April 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:980
Former general practitioner Perth (b 1929; q St Andrews 1952), died from peritonitis on 11 February 2002.
Alexander (Sandy) worked in general practice in Perth before moving to Lancashire and working in the war pensions department. From 1981 to 1988, he worked abroad, including a posting as a medical officer on a diamond mine in West Africa. After his retirement he overcame his problems with alcohol and helped others to do the same. He loved travel, spoke three languages, and loved opera. Predeceased by his first wife, Diana, he leaves two daughters; and his second wife, Christine.
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