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Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Cowen Augustus Henry

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Surgeon Augustus Henry Cowen
? – 8 Aug 1856 [Limerick]

Service Record — Augustus Henry Cowen

2 Nov 1826 Hospital Assistant.

29 July 1830 The Royal Warrant of 1830 abolished the rank of Hospital Assistant and replaced it with that of Staff Assistant Surgeon.

26 Oct 1830 Assistant Surgeon 46th (South Devonshire) Regiment of Foot vice assistant surgeon Henry Wyat Radford promoted surgeon 62nd Foot on 21 Sept 1830.

11 May 1832 Assistant Surgeon 48th (Northamptonshire) Regiment of Foot.

Apr 1834 Served with the expedition against the Rajah of Coorg in the Mysore District.

9 June 1837 Appointed Assistant Surgeon 46th (South Devonshire) Regiment of Foot. The vacancy in 48th Foot, was filled by Assistant Surgeon John Mitchell 86th Foot.

2 July 1841 Staff Surgeon 2nd Class.

5 Dec 1843 Surgeon The 60th (The King's Royal Rifle Corps).

21 May 1850 Surgeon 7th Dragoons.

26 Dec 1851 Surgeon 50th (The Queen's Own) Regiment of Foot.

Malta 24 Feb 1854 Arrived from England.

Malta 8 Apr 1854 Left for the Crimea on board the transport Hope.

2 Feb 1855 Recalled from half-pay 50th Foot and appointed Staff Surgeon of the Second Class.

Malta 1856 Left Malta.

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