Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Hugh Cunningham
Kirkpatrick
1851 – 1911

Surgeon Major Hugh Cunningham Kirkpatrick MD (1875)

8 Oct 1851 [Ballyclare] – 29 June 1911 [Southsea]

Service Record

5 Aug 1877 Commissioned Surgeon.

1878–1880 Served in the Afghan War with the Kabul Field Force.

1884–1885 Served in the Protectorate of Bechuanaland.

16 Feb 1889 Arrived from Shorncliffe, England.

5 Aug 1889 Promoted Surgeon-Major.

14 Aug 1890 To England on leave.

13 Sep 1890 Returned from leave.

1891 On garrison duty.

3 May 1892 To England on leave.

5 Aug 1892 Returned from leave.

1893 On garrison duty.

11 Sep 1894 Residence at Villa Portelli, Bighi.

1895 On garrison duty.

1896 On garrison duty.

5 Aug 1897 Promoted Surgeon-Lieutenant Colonel Army Medical Staff.

1898 On garrison duty.

1899 On garrison duty.

14 July 1900 Promoted Lieutenant Colonel RAMC with increased pay.

1901 On garrison duty.

1902 On garrison duty.

1903 On garrison duty.

6 Nov 1904 Returned to England.

Jan 1906 Listed as officer in charge Valletta Hospital in Jan 1906, but no longer listed on 12 May 1906.

8 Oct 1906 Placed on retired pay.

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