David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Power Edward Richard

Surgeon Edward Richard Power MB
22 Sept 1854 [Dublin] – 17 Feb 1897 [Plymouth]

3 Feb 1878 Surgeon.

Malta 13 Oct 1878 Arrived from England.

Malta 1879 On garrison duty.

Malta 1880 On garrison duty.

Malta 2 June 1881 To England on leave and returned on end of leave.

Malta 19 July 1882 Left for Egypt.

1885 Served in the Sudan.

3 Feb 1890 Surgeon-Major.

11 Nov 1896 Retired on gratuity.

17 Feb 1897 Died from round cell sarcoma of the right tonsil.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 6656. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).
  2. Succession Book Vol 15. Returns of service of medical officers in the Regular Army.