Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Francis Downing
? – 1830

Inspector of Hospitals Francis Downing

? – 1 Mar 1830

Service Record

10 Sep 1799 Hospital Mate.

4 Apr 1800 Staff Surgeon.

1800–1801 Served on the expedition to Ferrol.

Served in the Peninsular War (1808–1814).

7 Sep 1815 Deputy Inspector of Hospitals.

7 Sep 1815 Served at Waterloo, where he was Principal Medical Officer of the 6th Division in France.

Malta June 1816 Arrived at Malta.

25 June 1816 Retired to half-pay.

Oct 1816–Jan 1817 On leave in Sicily.

1 Mar 1830 Died while on half-pay as Deputy Inspector of Hospitals.

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