David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Regimental Surgeons of the Malta Garrison
Stevenson Robert

Surgeon Robert Stevenson MD (Edin 1830)
? – 3 Sept 1851 [Edinburgh]

14 Mar 1834 Assistant Surgeon 3rd (East Kent-The Buffs) Regiment of Foot.

2 Feb 1844 Surgeon 18th (The Royal Irish) Regiment of Foot.

29 Nov 1844 Appointed Surgeon 3rd (East Kent-The Buffs) Regiment of Foot, vice Surgeon Alexander Smith who became Surgeon 86th Regt, on the retirement of Surgeon John Coghlan.

Malta 2 May 1851 Arrived from Cork with detachments.

31 May 1851 Left on leave due to ill health.

3 Sept 1851 Died in Edinburgh having been on duty with the service companies for only twenty nine days.


  1. Entry No: 4365. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).