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Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
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Major Francis Spring Walker
CBE (1919) FRCS (Irel)
6 Jan 1876 [Glanbehy Co Kerry] – 24 June 1941

Service Record — Francis Spring Walker

25 Apr 1900 Lieutenant.

11 Oct 1899–31 May 1902 Anglo Boer War.

1900 Served in South Africa (invalided).

1902–1903 Served in India.

25 Apr 1903 Captain.

1905–1908 Served in India.

23 June 1910 At Fermoy House, Fermoy, birth of a daughter.

25 Apr 1912 Major.

28 July 1914 Start of the Great War.

4 Aug 1914 Britain declares war on Germany.

1914–1915 Served with the British Expeditionary Force in France (invalided).

Malta 3 Aug 1915 Arrived from England.

20 Aug 1915 Embarked on HM Hospital Ship Valdivia. Sailed for Mudros harbour on the small Greek Island of Lemnos, and Suvla Bay.

Malta 19 Sept 1915 Returned from Mudros and Suvla Bay.

Malta 5 Jan 1916 Returned to England.

26 Dec 1917 Lieutenant Colonel.

3 June 1919 Appointed Commander Order of the British Empire (CBE).

15 May 1920 Retired.

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