David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Melin George Richard

Staff Surgeon George Richard Melin
? – 24 Jan 1836 [Coventry]

14 July 1815 Hospital Mate.

6 Aug 1818 Staff Assistant Surgeon.

1 Sept 1825 Staff Surgeon.

Malta 20 Dec 1826 Joined the Medical Staff at Malta.

Malta 3 April 1827 Took charge of the Medical Department during the absence on leave of Physician to the Forces Robert Calvert.

Malta 1828 Sailed for Corfu.

1 Aug 1829 Reduced to half-pay.

14 Jan 1830 Restored to full-pay as Staff Surgeon vice Goldsmith Edmund Griffin who retired on half-pay on 25 Dec 1829.

21 Sept 1830 Appointed Surgeon 3rd Dragoon Guards vice Surgeon Samuel Peacock who was promoted Deputy Inspector General on 22 July 1830.

19 Nov 1830 Appointed Surgeon 9th Lancers vice Surgeon Anthony Caesar Colclough who was promoted to the Staff on 19 Nov 1830.

Retired to Warwickshire.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 4011. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).