David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Nelson Alexander

Hospital Assistant Alexander Nelson
? – 25 Mar 1830

4 Oct 1813 Hospital Assistant.

Malta 1814 Arrived at Malta.

Malta Feb 1814 Left to join Lord William Bentinck's expedition to Italy. Returned to Malta on 11 March as the Board of Health in Sicily would not allow him to perform quarantine there.

Malta 1815 Hospital Assistant.

Malta Jan 1816 On garrison duty at Cottonera.

Malta Apr 1816 On garrison duty at Valletta.

Malta 25 Sept 1817 Reduced to half-pay.

10 Oct 1818 Back to full-pay.

8 Oct 1824 Staff Surgeon.


  1. Entry No: 3683. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).