Adolph Robert Hanns Geyer Scotland

Biography of Adolph Robert Hanns Geyer

Adolph Robert Hanns Geyer graduated from the University of Glasgow with an MB in 1914.

The eldest son of Adolph Hanns Geyer, Minister of the German Protestant Church in South Woodside Road, Kelvinbridge, Adolph Robert Hanns first matriculated at the University in 1905, aged 18, to study medicine.

In his first session at the University, the summer of 1905, he enrolled in classes in Botany, Botany Laboratory, and Physics, and in session 1905-1906 he enrolled in Zoology and Chemistry. He graduated MB in 1914, at the outbreak of the First World War.

Adolph Robert Hanns went on to serve with the Army Medical Service in the First World War.

After the war, Adolph Robert Hanns returned to the UK where he worked as a medical practitioner.


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Archival Materials

  • R8/5/25/10, Matriculation Slip Summer 1905, Men & Women
  • R8/5/26/3, Matriculation Slip 1905-1906 Men E-G


Adolph Robert Hanns Geyer
Born 20 November 1886.
GU Degree: M.B., 1914;
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: Medical Practitioner
WWI: View WWI Roll of Honour Entry
English snippet: Medicine graduate of the University of Glasgow, 1914
Record last updated: 2nd Oct 2018

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