The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/McLeod, General Sir Donald James Sim
McLeod, General Sir Donald James Sim, K.C.I.E. (1906), C.B. (1898), D.S.O. (1887); b. 1845; s. of Lieutenant-General W. C. McLeod; educ: Kensington School; joined the Madras Army, 1861; became Captain, 1873; became General, 1906; A.D.C. to Major General, Madras, 1864-67; D.A.Q.M.G., Madras, 1878-1883; D.Q.M.G., 1883-89; served on the Army Staff, India, 1877-88; D.Q.M.G., Burma, 1886-87; Commanding 3rd Madras Lancers, 1890-93; Lieutenant-General Commanding Troops, Burma 1903-06; retired, 1906. Address: Holy Mount, Inkpen, Berks. Club: United Service.