Hospital Mate Jacob William Robins
4 Sep 1777 – 16 Jan 1849
7 Oct 1799 – Aug 1800 Appointed Hospital Mate for Temporary Service.
Oct 1799 – Aug 1801 On duty in England.
29 May 1801 – 26 June 1802 Appointed Hospital Mate for General Service.
Malta Aug 1801 Arrived from England.
Attached as assistant surgeon 90th (Perthshire Volunteers).
Malta 27 June 1802 Assistant Surgeon attached to the Corsican Rangers.
Malta Oct 1802 Following on the Peace Treaty of Amiens (25 March 1802) the army was reduced in size and many medical officers found themselves on half-pay. Assistant Surgeon Robins returned to England with the 48th Northamptonshire Regiment and was reduced to half-pay.
25 Dec 1802 Reduced to the half-pay of the Corsican Rangers.
Resident at No 12 Southampton Street Fitzroy Square, London
- Entry No: 2161. Johnston W. Roll of Commissioned Offices in the Medical Service of the British Army. Vol 1 (20 June 1727-23 June 1898), Aberdeen (1917).
- TNA:WO 25/3898/612, Records of Service - Officers of the Medical Department (1790–1847).