David Bruce Naval Hospital Mtarfa

Staff Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
White Moses

Assistant Staff Surgeon Moses White MD (Edin 1827)
1791 – 22 Oct 1863 [Burn Bank Glasgow]

4 Apr 1814 Hospital Assistant.

5 May 1825 Assistant Surgeon Staff.

Malta 3 Dec 1827 Arrived from Cork and Gibraltar in medical charge of detachments.

Malta 1828 On garrison duty.

Malta 1829 On garrison duty.

Malta 1830 On garrison duty.
The pay of an assistant surgeon was set by the Royal Warrant 1830 to 7s 6d a day.

Malta Jan-Sept 1831 On garrison duty.

Malta 6 Sept 1831 Assistant Surgeon Rifle Brigade vice Assistant Surgeon Robert M'Nab Robertson through exchange.

Malta 11 Feb 1832 Left for The Ionian Islands.

29 July 1836 Surgeon 7th Hussars.

30 Sept 1836 Surgeon Rifle Brigade.

16 Dec 1845 Staff Surgeon 1st Class.

19 Nov 1847 Retired to half-pay.

22 Oct 1863 Died at Burn Bank, near Glasgow, aged 72 years.1

Sources

  1. Entry No: 3794. 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).
  3. 1Obituary Colburn's United Service Magazine and Naval and Military Journal Dec 1863 No 421 Part III p 592.