Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison Stanley St John
332 Assistant Surgeon St John Stanley MRCS (Eng 1853) 23 Jan 1829 [Newport Shropshire] – 4 May 1894 [Wrexham]
Assistant Surgeon St John Stanley served in the Eastern Campaign of 1854 – 1855. He was at the Battles of Alma, Inkerman and the siege and fall of Sebastopol. He received the Crimea Medal with three clasps and the Turkish Medal.
He published On the ventilation of the new Hut Barracks at Gravesend, AMD Report Vol 3 (1861).
Service Record — St John Stanley
24 Feb 1854 Assistant Surgeon 33rd (The Duke of Wellington's) Regiment of Foot.
24 Nov 1854 Appointed Assistant Surgeon 17th Light Dragoons vice Assistant Surgeon Henry Kendall promoted Surgeon 4th Light Dragoons. The vacancy created in 33rd Foot was filled by Acting Assistant Surgeon John Vernon Seddall.