David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Regimental Surgeons of the Malta Garrison
McArthur James

Assistant Surgeon James McArthur MD (Glas 1828)
1794 – 16 Apr 1857 [Melling Perth]

24 Jan 1814 Hospital Assistant.

27 Apr 1815 Assistant Surgeon 25th (The King's Own Borderers) Regiment of Foot.

25 Dec 1819 Assistant Surgeon 90th (Perthshire Volunteers-Light Infantry) Regiment.

Malta 10 July 1820 Arrived from England.

Malta 7 Oct 1821 Left for the Ionian Islands.

14 Apr 1825 Surgeon 90th Regiment.

Malta 14 Jan 1831 Arrived at Malta.

9 Aug 1831 Retired upon half-pay. The vacancy left in 90th Foot was filled by Staff Surgeon John Robertson MD.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 3750. 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. TNA:WO 25/3897, Records of Service - Officers of the Medical Department (1790–1847).