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Pratt Egerton James

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Assistant Surgeon James Pratt Egerton
? – 24 May 1856 [Cape of Good Hope]

Service Record — James Pratt Egerton

11 June 1841 Assistant Surgeon 63rd (West Suffolk) Regiment of Foot.

6 Dec 1844 Appointed Assistant Surgeon 44th (East Essex) Regiment of Foot, vice Assistant Surgeon Thomas Bartlett, who retired upon half-pay. The vacancy in 63rd Foot was filled by Assistant Surgeon William Stuart. Stuart was killed by the Kaffirs at the Cape of Good Hope on 24 Dec 1850.

Malta 7 May 1848 Arrived at Malta.

3 Apr 1849 Assistant Surgeon 62nd (Wiltshire) Regiment of Foot.

Apr 1849 His servant died from drowning.

Malta 17 May 1849 Returned to England following his appointment to 62nd Regiment.

7 May 1852 Surgeon 6th (Royal 1st Warwickshire) Regiment of Foot.

1852–1853 Served in the 8th Kaffir War Cape Colony.

24 May 1856 Died at the Cape of Good Hope.

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