Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Cunningham Robert Allan

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Captain Robert Allan Cunningham MB DPH (Glas 1905)
19 Apr 1871 [Killygordon Donegal] – 25 July 1957

Service Record — Robert Allan Cunningham

Second son of R A Cunningham Esq. of Ballybofey and Summer Hill, County Donegal.

27 July 1899 Lieutenant.

1899–1902 Served in South Africa (invalided).

27 July 1902 Captain.

Malta 29 Nov 1902 Arrived from South Africa.

Malta 1903 At Malta.

At Station Hospital Cottonera.

Malta Apr 1904 To Crete.

Malta 14 Mar 1905 Returned to England.

17 Sept 1907 Married Hope Caroline Winzer, youngest daughter of J E Winzer Esq. of Hamburg, at St John's Church Westminster, by the Rev Montgomery Baldwin.

1909–1915 Served in India.

27 Apr 1911 Major.

1 Mar 1915 Lieutenant Colonel.

1915–1916 Served in France.

1916 Served in India (invalided).

1917–1918 Served in Salonica.

1920 Served in Germany.

1 Oct 1920 Retired.


  • Entry No: 53. Drew R. 1968. Commissioned Offices in the Medical Services of the British Army 1690–1960. Vol. II. Roll of Officers in the Royal Army Medical Corps 1898–1960, London: Wellcome Historical Medical Library.
  • Succession Books Vol XX, Returns of statement of service of RAMC Officers.