David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Shine James M F

Surgeon Captain James M. F. Shine
26 Oct 1861 – 18 Oct 1931

30 May 1885 Surgeon.

1886–1887 Served in Burma.

Malta 1 Nov 1893 Arrived from Castlebar Co Mayo.

Malta 1894 On garrison duty.

Malta 1895 On duty at the Cottonera Station Hospital. Officer in charge Corradino Military Prison and Isola District.
Resident at Officers' Quarters Corradino Military Prison.

Malta 25 Apr 1895 Home leave.

Malta 5 Aug 1895 Returned to Malta.

Malta 1896 On duty at the Cottonera Station Hospital. Officer in charge Corradino Military Prison and Isola District.
Resident at Officers' Quarters Corradino Military Prison.

Malta Jan 1897 Officer in charge Corradino Military Prison and Isola District.
Resident at Officers' Quarters Corradino Military Prison.

Malta 30 May 1897 Surgeon-Major.

Malta 3 June 1897 Home leave.

Malta 11 Aug 1897 Returned to Malta.

Malta 24 Aug 1897 Embarked for Crete. Served in Crete till 14 September 1898. Reprimanded by Commander-in-Chief Malta for certain irregularities in his conduct whilst medical officer of a Field Hospital in Crete.

11 Oct 1899–31 May 1902 Anglo–Boer War.

1899–1902 Served in South Africa.

30 May 1905 Lieutenant Colonel RAMC.

1 Mar 1915 Colonel.

Sources

  1. Entry No: 7061. 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. Malta Army and Navy directory at the Malta Chronicle office November 1895.
  3. Succession Books Vol XVII, Returns of statement of service of RAMC Officers.