The Royal Army Medical Corps
And the Malta Garrison

The Malta Garrison – 1955

David Bruce Military Hospital

The hospital was visited by the Commander in Chief Admiral Sir Guy Grantham, Maj-Gen W A D Drummond DDGAMS and Lady Laycock, wife of HE Maj Gen Sir Robert Laycock Governor of Malta.

Christmas Baby

baby 1955
Christmas Day Baby 1955 DBMH

During Sep 1955, no less than 102 babies were born in the maternity wing of the military hospital. This included two sets of twins. The maternity ward claimed a record for the highest number of births in one month.

Duke of Edinburgh

Duke of Edinburgh
Visit of the Duke of Edinburgh to the DBMH.

On 17 Mar 1955 the Duke of Edinburgh visited the David Bruce Military Hospital Mtarfa.