David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Regimental Surgeons of the Malta Garrison
Gibaut Walter Moses

Assistant Surgeon Walter Moses Gibaut
14 Oct 1832 [Jersey] – 6 Sept 1905 [Surbiton]

Walter Moses Gibaut

Walter Moses Gibaut
(Lt Col Foster's collection of Netley photos - courtesy AMS Museum)

3 Feb 1854 Assistant Surgeon 17th (Leicestershire) Regiment of Foot.

Malta 5 Jan 1856 Arrived from England.
Served in the Crimea.

22 Sept 1863 Promoted to Staff. The vacancy in the 17th Foot was filled by Staff Assistant Surgeon John Henry Halked Tothill.

20 June 1865 Surgeon Royal Artillery.

7 Nov 1868 Staff Surgeon.

7 Oct 1871 Retired on half-pay.


  1. Entry No: 5185. William Johnston, Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army, 20 June 1727-23 June 1898. (Aberdeen, University Press, 1917).