Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Thomas Harry
Frederick Clarkson
1864 – 1945

Major Thomas Harry Frederick Clarkson

MRCS (Eng 1885) LRCP (Lond) 1886

10 June 1864 [Auckland New Zealand] – 9 Dec 1945

Service Record

1886 Surgeon on probation.

28 July 1886 Commissioned Surgeon Army Medical Staff.

11 June 1888 Married Edith Fanny Whalley Nicholson.

28 July 1898 Promoted Major RAMC.

1898 Served on the Nile and was present at the Battle of Khartoum.

Malta 9 Sep 1899 Arrived from Crete.

Malta 1900 On garrison duty.

20 Dec 1900 (Confidential Report Malta)

A good operator and a sound practitioner willing and discrete. The Garrison officer Commander speaking from personal knowledge says he is an excellent officer in every way. His professional attainments especially as regards diseases of women and children are above the average.

Malta 1901 On garrison duty.

Malta 23 June 1902 Home leave.

Malta 11 Oct 1902 Returned from leave.

Malta 1903 On garrison duty.

Resident at 111 Strada Santa Lucia Valletta with Mrs Clarkson.

Medical officer in charge of Staff and Departments and Embarking and Disembarking Medical Officer.

Malta Aug 1904 Left for Jersey.

28 July 1906 Lieutenant Colonel RAMC.

29 July 1911 Retired.

3 Aug 1914 Recalled from the Reserve of Officers to the Active List till 18 Sept 1919.

18 Sept 1917 Brought to notice for valuable services in Communique of 18 Sept 1917.