David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Rowe George

Hospital Mate George Rowe
23 June 1772 – 26 Mar 1843

20 Oct 1799 Hospital Mate.

25 Aug 1800 Assistant Surgeon to a Corps of Riflemen, (afterwards the 95th Foot).

Served with a Corps of Riflemen at the destruction of the Spanish base of Ferrol in Galicia (25 Aug 1800).

Malta Nov 1800 On duty at the Military Hospital Valletta.

Malta 1 July 1801 Arrived from Egypt.

Malta 1802 On duty at the Military Hospital Valletta.

Malta Mar 1802 Left for England.

18 June 1807 Surgeon 69th (South Lincolnshire) Regiment of Foot.

9 Mar 1814 Taken prisoner at the storming of Bergen–op–Zoom.

19 Jan 1815 Retired to half-pay Malta Regiment.


  1. Entry No: 2026. 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. TNA:WO 25/3899, Records of Service - Officers of the Medical Department (1790–1847).