The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Geddes, Lt. Col. Robert James
Geddes, Lt. Col. Robert James M.B., D.S.O. (1900), R.A.M.C.; b. 1858; m; 1907. Christina Gowans, d of late J. Whyte, Helensburgh; educ; Glasgow University; joined service in the Army, 1884; served in Burmah. 1885-88 (medal, 2 clasps); Chin-Lushai (clasp.), 1889-90; Mekran Expedition, 1898; Maj. 1896; South Africa, 1899-1902 (despatches. Queen’s medal, four clasps. King’s medal, two clasps, D.S.O), 1892-02; Medical Officer, Jubbulpore. Address: Jubbalpur, India.