Lady Brassey, on her visit to Sandakan suggested establishing a branch of the SJAA. Dr Walker, Principal Medical Officer in Borneo supported. Lord and Lady Brassey handed a cheque to the Governor constituting them life members and presented Dr. Walker with numerous anatomical drawings, books and papers.
Source: British North Borneo (1887, May 18). Straits Times Weekly Issue, p. 11. Retrieved from NewspaperSG.