David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Walker John

Surgeon John Walker MB
20 Apr 1845 – 30 May 1896 [Colonial Hospital Gibraltar]

31 Mar 1868 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

1 Mar 1873 Promoted Surgeon.

Malta 19 Aug 1878 Arrived from England.

Malta 10 Jan 1879 To England on duty.

8 Feb 1879 Returned to Malta.

31 Mar 1880 Promoted Surgeon–Major.

Malta 24 May 1880 Returned to England.

1 Sept 1880 Returned to Malta.

Malta 21 Mar 1881 Left for the Cape of Good Hope.

1882 Served in Egypt with the 2nd Bearer Company Army Hospital Corps.

31 Mar 1888 Surgeon-Lieutenant Colonel.

9 Mar 1889 Granted retired pay. He went on half-pay on 8 Sept 1888.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 6401. 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. Succession Book Vol 14. Returns of service of medical officers in the Regular Army.
  3. Naval and Military Medical Services Br Med J (1889), 565 (Published 9 Mar 1889).