Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Henry Cole
1834 – 1894

No 614 Assistant Surgeon Henry Cole Peppin MRCS (Eng 1857)

13 Aug 1834 [Lyme Regis] – 13 Feb 1894

Service Record

9 Nov 1857 Assistant Surgeon Staff.

27 Nov 1857 Gentleman Henry Cole Peppin was commissioned Staff Assistant Surgeon vice Staff Assistant Surgeon George Davidson Milne, who moved to the Royal Artillery on 6 November.

23 July 1858 Assistant Surgeon the 2nd/2nd (Queen's Royal) Regiment of Foot. On duty at Portsmouth.

Malta 4 Aug 1858 Arrived from England.

24 Aug 1858 Left for Corfu.

24 May 1861 Promoted Staff Assistant Surgeon from 2nd Foot vice Staff Assistant Surgeon Reginald Croft Lever who was placed upon half-pay.

1861–1863 On duty in Corfu.

1864–1866 On duty in Colchester.

1867–1870 On duty in Madras.

9 Oct 1870 Reduced to half-pay.

18 Nov 1871 Restored to full-pay.

1871–1872 On duty in Dover and Shorncliffe.

1 Apr 1873 Promoted Surgeon Major.

July 1873 Medical officer to 34th Regiment.

Mar 1878 Moved from Medical officer 34th Regiment to the Medical Staff Bengal.

9 July 1879 On duty in Bengal. Retired on half-pay with the rank of surgeon major, having completed 21 years' full-pay service.