Assistant Surgeon Angus John Mackay MD (Ed 1854)
17 July 1833 [Cape Town] – ?
Angus John Mackay was born in Cape Town, Cape of good Hope, the son of Maria and William MacDonald Mackay.
27 Oct 1854 Acting Assistant Surgeon.
10 Aug 1855 Assistant Surgeon 1st, or The Royal Regiment of Foot.
Served in the Crimea. Was present at the siege and capture of Sebastopol.
Malta 11 June 1856 Arrived from Turkey. On duty at St George's Bay Barracks.
Malta 1857 Assistant Surgeon 2nd/1st Royal Regiment.
Malta 16 July 1857 Married Annette Blackford Tudor, spinister born in Ballaghaderreen, County Mayo Ireland, daughter of Elizabeth Ellen and the late Captain Henry Bridger Tudor 69th (South Lincolnshire) Regiment. The service ws conducted by the Chaplain to the Forces the Rev George Lawless in the Collegiate Church of St Paul's, Valletta .
Malta 1857 Left Malta for Gibraltar.
16 May 1862 Staff Assistant Surgeon.
31 Aug 1863 Cashiered by the sentence of a General Court Martial. On 17 November, the vacancy created by Mackay was filled by Assistant Surgeon Patrick Kilgour 79th Foot.
- Entry No: 5374. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).
- Succession Book Vol 8. Returns of service of medical officers in the Regular Army.
- TNA:WO 156/595. No 3, Marriage Register 11 July 1839 to 14 May 1859.
- TNA:WO 17/2163, Office of the Commander–in–Chief, Monthly Returns to the Adjutant General Malta 1857.