Burnet, James

To be filled in by a Practitioner not holding a Commission
REGISTRATION FORM
MEDICAL RECRUITING SCHEME - 1916

Reference Number: 
SMC/3/4/1/2 4:4
Name of Practitioner (Surname): 
Burnet
(Christian Names in Full): 
James
Qualifications: 
MA, MD, MRCPEdin
Address: 
6 Glengyle Terrace
City/Town: 
Edinburgh
Present Work: 

Private and Consulting Practice; C. Factory Surgeon; Lecturer

Age as at 1st January 1916: 
45
Group B (45 to 55) Part-time home military work: 
X
Group B (45 to 55) Part-time home civil work: 
X
At the call of the local War Committee for my area, as instructed by the Scottish Medical Service Emergency Committee, I am prepared to render the service or services marked above. This offer is subject to the condition that, in the event of such service requiring me to leave my present work, I am enabled to make arrangements for having it carried in during my absence.
Additional Information: 
[Written next to Group B 'Part-time home military work':] in Edinburgh only. [Group B 'Locum Tenens' originally selected but then crossed out by pracitioner. Next to Group B 'Locum Tenens' and 'Part-time home civil work':] (No Insurance or Club work, and preferably no midwifery) in Edinburgh only. [Statement at bottom of page edited to read:] 'This offer is subject to the condition that such service shall not require me to leave my present work.' [Written at bottom of page:] Before I was 45 I offered my serivces to the War Office, but they were not wanted. [Letters attached to form]
Date Form Signed: 
24/07/1916

To be returned to

The Secretary,

Scottish Medical Service Emergency Committee,

Royal College of Physicians,

Edinburgh.