Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
John Bushby Gibson
1782 – 1849

Surgeon John Bushby Gibson

11 Feb 1782 – 3 Aug 1849

Service Record

8 Sep 1803 Hospital Assistant.

17 Sep 1803 Assistant Surgeon 20th Dragoons.

8 Mar 1805–7 Mar 1807 At Naples, Malta and Sicily.

Malta 8 Mar 1805 Arrived at Malta.
Left in Nov on Sir James Craig's Expedition to Naples.

1807 Served on the Second Egyptian Campaign.

7 Dec 1809 Surgeon Sicilian Regiment.
Transferred from 20th Regiment of Light Dragoons.

Malta 8 May 1810 Arrived at Malta.
30 Aug 1810 Left Malta.

20 Dec 1810 Surgeon 52nd (Oxfordshire Light Infantry) Regiment.

1811–14 Served in the Peninsular War.

18 June 1815 Served at Waterloo.

27 Sept 1833 Retired upon half-pay of the Hospital Staff. The vacancy in 52nd Foot was filled by Surgeon William Brown 45th Foot.

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