Biography of Freer John
John Freer was a student at the University in 1806. He was present at the Battle of Waterloo.
His entry in Addison's Matriculations of the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1913) reads:
JOANNES FREER, filius natu primus Adami MD in Bengalia. LRCS Edin 1809. Army Hospital Mate, 1813. Was present at Waterloo. Assistant-Surgeon in the 21st Foot, 1822. Removed from the service 1824.