The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Cleghorn, Surg.-Gen. James
Cleghorn, Surg.-Gen. James, (retired, 1898); C.S.I., M.S., M.D. (1897); Hon. Surgeon to King; Fellow of Allahabad Univ.; b. Wick, 1841: 3rd s. of John Cleghorn; Educ: Edinburgh Univ.; Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, M.D. St. Andrews, 1862; L.R.C.S. Edinburgh: entered Indian Medical Service, 1865: appointed Director General, Indian Medical Service, and Sanitary Commissioner with Government of India , 1895-98; was made Hon Surgeon to H.M.; Government of India delegate to Venice Plague Conference, 1897; Bhotan Campaign, 1865 (medal). Publications: various papers to medical journals. Recreations: fishing. Address: Weysprings, , Surrey. Club: East India United Service.