David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
MacSwiney Eugene Valentine

Surgeon-Major Eugene Valentine MacSwiney MD
2 Nov 1841 – 3 Oct 1905 [Stechford Birmingham]

31 Mar 1868 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

1 Sept 1869 Assistant Surgeon 24th (2nd Warwickshire) Regiment of Foot.

1 Mar 1873 Staff Surgeon.

Malta 5 Aug 1877 Arrived from England.

Malta 17 July 1878 Left for Cyprus.

1 Mar 1880 Surgeon-Major.

Malta 1 Aug 1882 Arrived from England.

Malta 1883 On garrison duty.

Malta 1884 On garrison duty.

Malta 21 Feb 1885 Left for Egypt.

25 Apr 1888 Retired with rank of Surgeon-Lieutenant Colonel.
Took up appointment of Medical Officer for the Liverpool Recruiting District, based at Birkenhead.

3 Oct 1905 Died following a fall from a railway train.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 6403. 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 14. Returns of service of medical officers in the Regular Army.
  3. Naval and Military Medical Services Br Med J (1885), 816 (Published 18 April 1885).
  4. Obituary Br Med J (1888), 1087 (Published 19 May 1888).