RAMC Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Bruce Malaher
1888 – 1950

Major Bruce Malaher

LRCP LRCS (Ire) LM (Rotunda Dubl)

16 Sep 1888 [Southsea Hants] – 18 July 1950

Service Record

28 July 1914 Start of the Great War.

4 Aug 1914 Britain declares war on Germany.

12 Oct 1914–20 Mar 1915 Served in the Royal Navy.

26 July 1915 Temporary Commission Lieutenant RAMC.

30 Sep 1915 Arrived from England.

3 June 1916 Left for Egypt.

26 July 1916 Captain RAMC.

1916–1917 Served in Egypt and Mesopotamia.

1916 Published The Wizard's Loom and other Poems. Page 34 Poem is entitled Valletta.

1918 Served in Italy.

Oct 1918–Nov 1918 Served in France.

May–July 1919 Served in France.

1919–1924 Served in India.

1 Oct 1919 Permanent Regular Army Commission Captain RAMC.

1919–1920 Regimental Medical Officer The 1st Battalion The Suffolk Regiment.

1920–1921 Served in Aden.

18 Nov 1924 Arrived from England.

25 Nov 1924 Left for Egypt.

1924–1926 Served in Egypt.

6 Oct 1926 Retired but rejoined 15 Dec 1940.

1945–1947 Employed on Trooping Duties.

Bibliography

  • Entry No: 1252. Drew R. 1968. Commissioned Officers in the Medical Services of the British Army 1690–1960. Vol II Roll of Officers in the Royal Army Medical Corps 1898–1960, London: Wellcome Historical Medical Library.
  • Succession Books Vol XXVI, Returns of statement of service of RAMC Officers.
  • Major Bruce Malaher J R Army Med Corps 1950 Oct; 95 (4): 253.