James Balfour Lockhart

1886 - 1969

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Balfour Lockhart graduated from Edinburgh University, his studies being interrupted by war service. He taught for most of his career at Edinburgh Academy, finishing as Head of Mathematics. He became Treasurer of the EMS in 1927.
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EMS Treasurer1927-1950


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