Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Rogers Henry

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Captain Henry Rogers DSO (1917) MB
15 Sep 1876 [Dublin] – 14 Mar 1931

Service Record — Henry Rogers

1900–1901 Civilian Surgeon at Home.

27 June 1901 Appointed Lieutenant RAMC.

1902–1907 Served in India.

27 June 1904 Promoted Captain RAMC.

Malta 23 Mar 1912 Arrived from Queenstown.

Malta 27 June 1913 Promoted Major RAMC.

5 July 1913 On Home Leave.

21 Sep 1913 Returned from leave.

Malta 1 Oct 1913 Officer-in-Charge Forrest Military Hospital St Julian's.

Malta Mar 1914 Officer-in-Charge Forrest Military Hospital.

28 July 1914 Start of the Great War.

4 Aug 1914 Britain declares war on Germany.

Malta 23 Sep 1914 Returned to England.

Malta 29 Sep 1914 Sale by auction of the belongings of Maj H Rogers RAMC at No 6 Strada Stretta St Julians. The sale included a very good pianoforte by Jean Baptiste Louis Boisselot and sons of Paris, and a patent 14 chest and antique walnut chest of drawers.

1914–1919 Served with the British Expeditionary Force in France as Commanding Officer Casualty Clearing Station.

4 June 1916 Made a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order (DSO).

1919–1923 Served in India.

26 Dec 1923 Promoted Lieutenant Colonel.

8 Mar 1924 Retired.


  • Entry No: 255. Drew R, 1968. Commissioned Officers in the Medical Services of the British Army 1660–1960, Vol II Roll of Officers in the RAMC 1898–1960 London, Wellcome Historical Library.
  • Succession Books Vol XXI, Returns of statement of service of RAMC Officers.
  • O'Moore C., and Humphris E. M., The VC and DSO Vol III from 1 January 1916 to 12 June 1923.