Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
George Arthur Hughes
1851 – 1926

Surgeon George Arthur Hughes DSO (1898) BA MB MS (1875)

18 May 1851 [Clonmel] – 13 Apr 1926

Service Record

4 Feb 1877 Surgeon.

1878 – 1880 Served in the Afghan War.

1884 – 1885 Served in Bechuanaland.

14 Oct 1886 Arrived from England en route to Egypt.

28 Nov 1886 Returned to England.

4 Feb 1889 Surgeon-Major.

1895 – 1896 Served in Ashanti Campaign.

4 Feb 1897 Surgeon-Lieutenant Colonel.

1898 Served in the Sudan.

15 Nov 1898 Distinguished Service Order.

25 Mar 1904 Colonel.

12 Oct 1900 Granted local rank of Colonel whilst acting PMO at Hong Kong.

26 Aug 1905 Retired.

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