Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Pollard William Henry

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Surgeon William Henry Pollard
12 Apr 1831 [Gloucester] – 25 Apr 1882 [Putney]

Service Record — William Henry Pollard

7 Apr 1854 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

28 Apr 1854 Assistant Surgeon 93rd Highlanders. Served in the Crimean War.

1 Aug 1856 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

12 Sept 1856 Assistant Surgeon 22nd (The Cheshire) Regiment of Foot.

1857 Served in the suppression of the Indian Mutiny.

2 Mar 1858 Awarded by the Sultan the Imperial Order of the Medjidie (5th Class) for his distinguished services before the enemy during the war against Russia.

1 June 1860 Assistant Surgeon Royal Artillery.

20 June 1865 Surgeon-Major 22nd Regiment.

Malta 20 June 1865 Arrived from England.

5 July 1865 Left for Mauritius.

21 Aug 1872 Surgeon-Major Royal Artillery.

9 Oct 1873 Reduced to half-pay.

25 Nov 1874 Restored to full-pay.

28 Nov 1876 Retired on half-pay.

25 Apr 1882 Died a few days after attaining his fifty-first birthday. For six years he had been subject to loco-motor ataxia.