The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE) was the headquarters for the Scottish Medical Service Emergency Committee who controlled the enrollment of doctors in Scotland during the First World War. They sent out forms to all medical practitioners across Scotland between December 1915 and 1919 and this index contains information transcribed from these forms.
100 physicians who volunteered early 1915 to serve with Field Marshal Lord Kitchener's British Armies. They left from Australia but included a couple from Britain and New Zealand. 100 surnames, their ancestries and children, see website for further details.
John E. Schroeder's photo Diary of World War I documenting from his enlistment in late in 1917 through the end of the war, the early occupation of Germany and his return to the USA. Many of his fellow soldiers are named on this site.