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Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Dustan John

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Assistant Surgeon John Dustan
26 Nov 1838 – 12 Jan 1890 [Jersey]

Service Record — John Dustan

31 Mar 1862 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

17 Nov 1863 Assistant Surgeon 107th Bengal Infantry Regiment.

7 Aug 1866 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

23 Oct 1867 Assistant Surgeon Royal Canadian Rifle Regiment.

29 May 1869 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

Malta 18 June 1870 Arrived from Gibraltar.

Malta 1 Aug 1870 On duty at Valletta and at Pembroke Camp.

Malta 1 Jan 1871 In charge of the women and children at Pembroke Camp.
Malta May–Dec 1871 On duty at Citta Vecchia.

Malta 1872 On duty at Citta Vecchia.

Malta 20 May 1873 In England on leave.

Malta 7 Sept 1873 Returned from leave.

Malta 1874 On garrison duty.

Malta 29 May 1875 Returned to England on completion of five years foreign service.

28 Apr 1876 Surgeon Major.

Malta 15 Apr 1880 Arrived at Malta.

Malta 10 July 1881 Returned to England.

1 Apr 1882 Retired with the honorary rank of Brigade Surgeon.

Bibliography

  • Entry No: 6014. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).
  • TNA:CO 158/223, Returns of the General and Staff officers of the hospitals attached to the Forces in Malta (Apr–July 1870).
  • Succession Book Vol 12. Returns of service of medical officers in the Regular Army.