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Regimental Surgeons of the Malta Garrison
No 330 Menzies Robert

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No 330 Surgeon Major Robert Menzies LRCSI (1853)
29 Dec 1830 [Clonmel] – 20 Sept 1878 [On passage home from Cyprus]

Surgeon Major Robert Menzies had no war service.

Service Record — Robert Menzies

24 Feb 1854 Assistant Surgeon 93rd Highlanders.

Malta 27 Feb 1854 Arrived from England.

5 Apr 1854 Left for Turkey.

Malta 1855 On duty with his regiment.

7 Jan 1862 Exchanged with Staff Assistant Surgeon George Bouchier.

1862 – 1863 On duty in Winchester.

17 Nov 1863 Promoted Surgeon 4 Military Train vice Surgeon O'Connor D'Arcy, who was placed upon half-pay.

1 Apr 1865 Promoted Staff Surgeon from 4 Military Train.

20 June 1865 Surgeon 16 Royal Artillery. Served as the medical officer of the Royal Artillery until September 1877 when he moved to the Medical Staff at Malta.

24 Feb 1874 Promoted Surgeon Major.

Malta 25 Aug 1877 Arrived at Malta. On duty in Malta and Cyprus.

Malta 17 July 1878 Left for Cyprus.

20 Sept 1878 Died on board the transport Neera.

References

  1. Drew R., 1968. Entry No: 5192. Medical Officers in the British Army 1660 – 1960. Volume I: 1660 – 1898. London: Wellcome Historical Medical Library.
  2. RAMC/PE/3/27/Drew. Manuscript for Drew's Roll.
  3. Succession Books Vol VI. Returns of service of medical officers in the Regular Army.