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A. A. Mackay Fonds

A. A. Mackay Fonds

Physical Description

3 cm of textual records.



Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

Dr. Agret A. Mackay, after completing his secondary school education at Montreal High School, entered the Faculty of Medicine of McGill University from which he graduated in 1913. Following two years’ internship at the Royal Victoria Hospital, he went overseas with the 42nd Battalion, Black Watch (R.H.R.) of Canada as senior medical officer. On his return to Montreal, Dr. Mackay entered private practice as a neuro-psychiatrist and became medical director of the M.A.A.A. He was consultant in neurology at the Montreal General and Verdun Protestant Hospitals, as well as being medical director of the Montreal Forum in which capacity he was club physician to the Montreal Maroons, and later the Canadians. (Canadian Medical Association Journal v. 63, pg. 415, 1950)

Scope and Content

Fonds documents A.A. Mackay’s medical activities at No. 2 C.C.S. (Casualty Clearing Station) in 1917. The fonds contains two army books of correspondence of Field Service in which case reports are recorded.

Finding Aids

Custodial History

Old accession number 936.


The documents are in English.

Source of Supplied Title Proper

Based on the documents in the fonds.

Retrieval Number




Mackay, A.A.
Military Medicine
World War I - Hospitals, Medicine, War Injuries