Galen of Ockham

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Registered Name: Galen of Ockham
Resides: Loch Soilleir
Joined SCA:
Order of Precedence
Galen of Ockham

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Magister Galen of Ockham, Master Chirurgeon, OP, OL

Previously Known As:

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  • Regional Offices Held
    • Chirurgeon, Southern Region
  • Kingdom Offices Held
  • Society Offices Held
    • Society Chirugeon General
    • Society Deputy Minister of Arts & Sciences for the Sciences

Persona History:

Galen is a 14th century Friar of the Franciscan Order at Merton College, Oxford, England.


  • Natural Philosophy, especially astronomy and medicine
  • Chirurgeon

Timeline of Activity:

(See list of prior groups below)

Prior Groups:

1980 - Barony of Rivenstar (Midrealm)
1986 - Barony of Sternfeld (Midrealm)
1995 - Shire of Caer Adamant (East)
1997 - Barony of Bjornsborg
2000 - Barony of Vatavia (Calontir)
2003 - Shire of Midwinde (Midrealm/Northshield)
2004 - Barony of Loch Soilleir
2010 - Barony of Flaming Griffon, Shire of Winged Hills
2014 - Barony of Namron
2016 - Barony of Loch Soilleir

Populace Provided Information:

Notable Contributions or Accomplishments:

  • Major re-write of the Society Chirurgeon Handbook
  • Advocate for research into medieval sciences. Recognized as the first Society MoAS Deputy for the Sciences

Non-Armigerous Awards and Recognitions:

  • Firebrand of Bjornsborg
  • Firebrand of Flaming Griffon
  • Master Chirurgeon


Mundane Information:

Bearer of the Sable Shield of Ansteorra

Keith Brandt is a retired Air Force Flight Surgeon currently working at Johnson Space Center providing medical support for crewed space missions.

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