David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Regimental Surgeons of the Malta Garrison
Smith Robert

Assistant Surgeon Robert Smith
15 Aug 1807 – 29 Sept 1880 [Stuttgart]

Robert Smith

Robert Smith
(Lt Col Foster's collection of Netley photos - Courtesy AMS Museum Keogh Barracks)

26 Sept 1834 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

21 Nov 1834 Assistant Surgeon 21st (Royal North British) Fusiliers Regiment of Foot.

26 Jan 1841 Assistant Surgeon 19th (1st Yorkshire, North Riding) Regiment of Foot.

Malta 1 Apr 1842 Arrived at Malta.

Malta 8 Jan 1843 Left for the Ionian Islands.

8 Dec 1845 Staff Surgeon 2nd Class.

7 Aug 1846 Surgeon 23rd (Royal Welsh Fusiliers) Regiment of Foot.

28 Mar 1854 Staff Surgeon 1st Class.

1 Oct 1858 Surgeon Major.

21 Sept 1860 Retired with the honorary rank of Deputy Inspector General.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 4380. 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 25/3901, Records of Service - Officers of the Medical Department (1790–1847).