Obituaries

Euan Cameron Campbell

BMJ 2015; 350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h2603 (Published 13 May 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h2603
  1. Pat Mill

Euan Cameron Campbell was born in Glasgow and brought up in the house in Scotstounhill where his father Angus ran his pre-NHS medical practice. He was educated at the High School of Glasgow but evacuated for two years to Oban and Callander, to avoid the blitz. After house jobs at the Western Infirmary and Rottenrow, he spent two years’ national service in the Royal Army Medical Corps in the Dorset regiment, in Hong Kong, and running a mobile army surgical hospital in Korea. In 1956 he joined the McCulloch and Boyd family practice in Dumbarton, where he also worked as medical officer for Allied Distillers. His daughter Pat worked with him for six years before he retired in 1991.

He enjoyed his grandchildren and garden .He was a keen sailor, racing on the Firth of Clyde and family cruising on Scotland’s west coast. He is remembered for his kindness, consideration and interest in all who knew him. He could raise a smile even in the most difficult circumstances. He leaves his wife, Isobel; four children; and 11 grandchildren.

Notes

Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h2603

Footnotes

  • Former general practitioner Dumbarton (b 1929; q University of Glasgow 1952), died from aortic dissection on 11 March 2015.

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