Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Hughes Patrick

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Staff Surgeon Patrick Hughes MD (Hon Caus)
? – 8 June 1830

Service Record — Patrick Hughes

25 Sep 1803 Assistant Surgeon 1st Bn Light Infantry of Militia Ireland.

18 Sep 1806 Assistant Surgeon 39th (East Middlesex) Regiment of Foot.

Malta Aug 1808 Assistant Surgeon 2nd/39th Foot.
Absent with the army in Sicily.

Malta 1809 Assistant Surgeon 2nd/39th (Dorsetshire) Regiment of Foot.

Malta Aug 1810 Assistant Surgeon 2nd/39th Foot.

Malta Oct 1811 Left for Portugal.

10 Oct 1811 Staff Surgeon Portugal under Lt Gen Sir W. Carr Beresford.
Brigade Surgeon for 8th and 12th Foot.

3 Dec 1803 Assistant Surgeon 39th Foot.

1811–1814 Served in Peninsular War (1808–1814).

25 Sep 1814 Staff Surgeon.

25 Nov 1825 Retired.


  • Entry No: 2282. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol I (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).
  • Giao M R F. British Surgeons in the Portuguese Army during the Peninsular War. J R Army Med Corps 1934; LXII: 298—303.