Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Muir Henry

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Hospital Assistant Henry Muir
? – 14 Dec 1858 [Strathaven]

Service Record — Henry Muir

29 June 1812 Temporary Hospital Mate.

6 Jan 1813 Hospital Assistant.

Malta Nov 1813 Arrived at Malta.

Nov 1813 On duty at Fort Ricasoli.

Malta 1814 On duty at the sanitary cordon thrown around infected plague villages.

Nov 1814 Left for England.

Malta 1815 Hospital Assistant.

Malta Mar 1816 To Corfu as Assistant Staff Surgeon.

25 Nov 1823 Staff Surgeon.

13 Sept 1824 Retired and moved to Cephalonia where in became Inspector General of Health (1839–44).

5 June 1832 Commuted half-pay.

1844 Resided in Cephalonia for twenty years. On his retirement in 1844, he was awarded the Gold Medal of Honour by the Ionian Senate.


  • Entry No: 3536. Johnston, W. Roll of Commissioned Officers in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 London: Wellcome Historical Medical Library, 1968.
  • TNA:WO 25/3897, 1843–1844 Statement of the Home and Foreign Service of officers on the half pay list.