David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Regimental Surgeons of the Malta Garrison
Verling James

Surgeon James Verling MD (Edin 1809)
? – 1 Jan 1858

25 Jan 1810 2nd Assistant Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

1812–1813 Served in the Peninsular War.

24 June 1815 1st Assistant Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

On St Helena during Napoleon's exile. Succeeded O'Meara in medical charge of Napoleon at St Helena.

3 July 1827 Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

Malta Nov 1837 Arrived at Malta.

Malta 1838 Surgeon OMD.

Malta 1839 Surgeon OMD.

Malta 1840 Surgeon OMD.

Malta 1841 Surgeon OMD.

Malta 9 Mar 1842 Embarked for England.

5 Apr 1843 Promoted Senior Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

1 Apr 1850 Deputy Inspector General.

22 Feb 1854 Inspector General.

1 Apr 1854 Retired to half-pay.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 3122. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898 Aberdeen (1917).