David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Regimental Surgeons of the Malta Garrison
Anderson William Abbott

Assistant Surgeon William Abbott Anderson
16 Nov 1822 [Cannanore Madras] – 3 Jan 1855 [Balaclava]

28 Feb 1845 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

22 July 1845 Assistant Surgeon 51st (2nd Yorkshire, West Riding, The King's Own Light Infantry) Regiment.

Malta Mar 1854 Arrived at Malta.

Malta 6 Apr 1854 Left for Turkey and the Crimea.

5 May 1854 Surgeon 41st (The Welsh) Regiment of Foot.

3 Jan 1855 Died of typhus on board the transport Columbus in Balaclava Harbour.


  1. Entry No: 4802. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).