David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Kenny William Wallace

Surgeon William Wallace Kenny KHS (1910) CB MB (1876) FRCSI (1889)
14 July 1854 [Killeshandra Co Cavan] – 11 May 1929

5 Aug 1877 Surgeon.

1879–1880 Served in the Afghan War.

1885 Served in the Sudan.

Malta 17 Dec 1885 Arrived from Mullingar.

Malta 1886 On garrison duty.

Malta 6 Aug 1887 Left for Colchester, England.

5 Aug 1889 Surgeon-Major.

5 Aug 1897 Surgeon-Lieutenant Colonel.

1900 Served in South Africa.

1 Apr 1904 Colonel.

8 June 1908 Surgeon General.

4 Dec 1914 Retired.
Had a significant private collection of ceramics from Cyprus.

12 June 1910 Honorary Surgeon to the King.

04 Dec 1914 Re-employed during the Great War.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 6635. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).
  2. Succession Book Vol 15. Returns of service of medical officers in the Regular Army.
  3. Naval and Military Medical Services Br Med J (1886), 367 (Published 20 February 1886).