Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Michele Galeani
1790 – 1874

Hospital Assistant Michele Galeani MD (Catania)

6 Dec 1790 – 27 Oct 1874 [Chelsea]

Service Record

13 Nov 1812–16 Aug 1815 Served as Hospital Mate.

1814 Served in Italy.

17 Aug 1815 Hospital Assistant.

May 1816 On leave in Sicily.

July 1816 On duty at Corfu.

Malta 1816 Arrived at Malta.

Malta Oct 1816 Left Malta.

Malta Feb 1823 Arrived at Malta. On duty with 18th (Royal Irish) Regiment, and with the convalescent depot.

Malta Apr-July 1823 Left for Sicily on leave.

Malta July 1824 Left Malta.

16 June 1825 Assistant Surgeon 43rd (Monmouthshire Light Infantry) Regiment.

7 Nov 1834 Aged 44 years. Promoted surgeon after 22 years service. Had served between 21 and 22 years on full pay before gaining promotion.

Appointed Surgeon 28th (North Gloucestershire) Regiment vice Surgeon Archibald Campbell Fraser 28th Foot who moved to the Staff on the retirement of Staff Surgeon John Leath. The vacancy in 43rd Foot was filled by Assistant Surgeon Thomas Hume 84th Foot.

19 June 1835 Surgeon 46th (South Devonshire) Regiment of Foot.

17 Feb 1843 Retired.