David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Neale Adam

Physician Adam Neale MD (Edin 1802)
1779 – 22 Dec 1832 [Dunkirk]

1796 Hospital Mate.

14 July 1808 Physician to the Forces on a daily rate of pay of 19 shillings.

1808-1813 Served in the Peninsular War.

3 Apr 1813 Birth of a son, Melville Neale.

25 Sept 1814 Relegated to half-pay.

21 Sept 1815 Recalled to full-pay.

Malta 26 July 1823 Arrived from England.

25 Mar to 5 July 1823 Physician to the Forces on the staff at Malta.

12 Dec 1823 Obtained 3 months leave to return to England because of ill health.

25 Feb 1824 Retired to half-pay.

Author of:

  1. Letters from Portugal and Spain. London 1809.
  2. Treatise on plague.
  3. Epidemic diseases 1821.
  4. Ergot of Rye 1828.
  5. Travels through some parts of Germany, Poland, Moldavia, and Turkey.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 2864. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).