David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Regimental Surgeons of the Malta Garrison
Manche Charles

Surgeon-Captain Charles Manche MD
? – ?

Manche Charles

Surgeon-Major Charles Manche c.1919

Son of Professor Lorenzo Manche

Malta 2 Jan 1901 Commissioned Surgeon-Lieutenant 2nd/Royal Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1902 Surgeon-Lieutenant 2nd/Royal Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1903 Surgeon-Lieutenant King's own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Resident at 18 Strada Molino Valletta.

Malta 8 Dec 1904 Promoted Surgeon-Captain King's own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1905 Surgeon-Captain King's own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1906 Surgeon-Captain King's own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1907 Surgeon Captain King's own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1908 Renowned ophthalmologist. On 22 July 1908, he founded the Instituto Ophthalmico at Hamrun, conjointly with his father Surgeon-Lt Colonel Lorenzo Manche (1846-1921) for the treatment of trachoma in the poor. The Ophthalmic Institute closed on 1 Apr 1921.

Malta 1909 Surgeon Captain King's own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1910 Surgeon Captain King's own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1911 Surgeon Captain King's own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1912 Surgeon Captain King's own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 2 Jan 1913 Appointed Surgeon-Major King's Own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1914 Surgeon-Major King's Own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1915 Surgeon-Major King's Own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1916 Surgeon-Major King's Own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1917 Surgeon-Major King's Own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1918 Surgeon-Major King's Own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1919 Surgeon-Major King's Own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 1920 Surgeon-Major King's Own Malta Regiment of Militia.

Malta 31 Dec 1921 Relinquished his commission. Granted the Hon Rank of Lieut Colonel.

Sources

  1. Samut Tagliaferro A, History of the The Royal Malta Artillery 1800-1939, Vol I, Appendix 8, Roll and Record of Regimental Officers commissioned between 1800 and 1939. Part III Regimental Medical Officers. (Malta 1976), pp 475-476.
  2. Wismayer J. M. The History of the King's Own Malta Regiment. (Malta 1989).