Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Nathaniel Hornsby
? – 1814

Surgeon Nathaniel Hornsby

? – 16 Feb 1814 [Woolwich]

Service Record

1 Oct 1796 Regimental Mate Royal Artillery.

June 1797 Assistant Surgeon Royal Artillery.

1 Jan 1804 Surgeon Ordnance Medical Department.

1808 Arrived in Malta.

1809 Surgeon OMD.

1810 Surgeon OMD.

7 Jan 1811 Fell ill during the year. A letter from the Army Medical Board letter to Deputy Inspector Green states: "Mr Hornsby's illness, reduced officer of Ordnance Department in Malta".1

May 1812 Succeeded by Surgeon Edward Beck.

5 Aug 1813 Resident Surgeon. In Feb 1813 the OMD had a total of 20 surgeons. Hornsby was second in seniority having joined the department on 1 January 1804.