William Gentle

1877 - 1964

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William Gentle graduated from the University of Edinburgh and taught at George Heriot's School Edinburgh. After being wounded in World War I he returned to George Heriot's and eventually became headmaster there.
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  1. Obituary: Royal Society of Edinburgh


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