David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Regimental Surgeons of the Malta Garrison
Richardson William

Surgeon William Richardson MD
? – ?

17 Apr 1827 2nd Assistant Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

22 July 1828 1st Assistant Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

10 Apr 1841 Promoted Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department, on the retirement of Surgeon James Parratt OMD.

Malta 12 Sept 1842 Arrived at Malta.

Malta 1843 Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

Malta 1844 Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

Malta 7 Aug–6 Nov 1845 On leave.

Malta 1846 Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

Malta 16 June–15 Oct 1847 On leave.

Malta 1848 Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

Malta 31 July 1849 Senior Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department vice Surgeon Fogo Thomas Macmillan who retired on 25 July 1849.

14 May-24 June 1849 On leave.

July 1849 Attended the garrison commander, Lieut General Ellice at his residence in the Argotti Floriana, during a violent affliction of the liver which was diagnosed as an attack of gout.

20 Sept–1 Nov 1849 Took over the duties of PMO during the temporary absence on leave of Staff Surgeon James Miranda Barry.

Malta 1850 Senior Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

Nov 1850 Took charge of the medical department as PMO during the temporary absence of Staff Surgeon James M. Barry, who had proceeded to the Levant.

Malta 1851 Senior Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

1 Jan 1853 Retired to half-pay.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 4258. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol I (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).