Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Barnett Kennet Bruce

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Lieutenant Colonel Kennet Bruce Barnett
MB (Irel 1892) FRCSI (1904)
22 Sept 1867 [Holywood Belfast] – 31 Aug 1941 [Beaconsfield]

Service Record — Kennet Bruce Barnett

Educated at Queen's College Belfast.

29 Jan 1894 Surgeon-Lieutenant.

29 Jan 1897 Promoted Surgeon-Captain.

1897 – 1898 Served in the Tirah Campaign North West Frontier British India.

25 Dec–30 Dec 1897 Took part in the action at Dargai, capture of the Sampagha and Arhanga Passes and operations in the Bazar Valley

29 Oct 1905 Major RAMC.

1912 Compiled the Handbook on military sanitation for regular officers. He contributed articles to the Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps, the Br Med J (19) and Indian Medical Gazette.

1914 – 1915 Served in France.

1 Mar 1915 Lieutenant Colonel RAMC.

Malta 20 Aug 1916 Arrived from England.
Officer Commanding Floriana Hospital.

Malta 30 Jan 1917 Officer Commanding Floriana Hospital.
One of the pall bearers at the funeral of Dr Isobel Addy Tate.

Malta 10 Mar 1917 Left for Salonica.

1917 – 1918 Served in Macedonia

5 Sept 1919 Retired.

1927 Married Rosa A Fentiman in Paddington, 4th Quarter 1927. They lived at Oakwood, Ledborough Lane, Beaconfield, Buckinghamshire.

31 Aug 1941 Died at Beaconsfield Buckinghamshire aged 73 years.