Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Joseph Ambrose
Lawson
1806 – 1864

Surgeon Major Joseph Ambrose Lawson MD (Ed 1834)

26 July 1806 – 11 Feb 1864

Service Record

11 June 1836 Assistant Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

19 Apr 1847 Promoted Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department. The vacancy created by Lawson was filled by Gentleman Edward Dawson Allinson on 5 June 1847.

21 Sep 1855 Staff Surgeon 2nd Class. On duty at Valletta.

Malta 24 Oct 1855 Staff Surgeon.

Malta 17 Sep 1856 Staff Surgeon.

1 Oct 1858 Staff Surgeon-Major.

6 Sep 1861 Retired with the honorary rank of Deputy Inspector General.

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