Playfair, Archibald Lewis

Education

Student United College 1854-1855 Comp. Anat. & Physiol. Attended Established Church while a student.

Birth/childhood

Born 30.11.1838 twin youngest son of Sir Hugh Lyon Playfair, Provost of St Andrews and Jean Dalgleish.

Career

Lieutenant Hon. East India Company’s Service [Honourable East India Company's Service] 1857. Captain 1868. Major 1876. Lieutenant Colonel 1886. [Soldier]

Death

Died 10.9.1915.

Sources

  • StAUL Donaldson papers
  • Madras Coll. Mag. 27 no 1 p17 1916