Alick Cameron

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: (Published 04 September 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f5031
  1. Charlotte Higgins

Alick Cameron (“Sandy”) was born in India, where his father was serving as a doctor in the Indian Medical Service. Aged 5 he returned home for schooling, mostly as a boarder. Soon after qualifying, national service took him to Palestine for two years, where he served as a captain in the Royal Army Medical Corps. After the end of the British mandate, Sandy felt compelled to return to the Middle East and volunteered to go to Jordan for 18 months with the Red Cross, where he had medical charge of a Palestinian refugee camp …

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