RAMC Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Alexander Melvin
? – 1868

Staff Surgeon Alexander Melvin

MA (Aberd 1808)

? – 27 July 1868 [Westminster]

Service Record

Alexander Melvin
I G Alexander Melvin
(Lt Col Foster's collection of Netley photos - courtesy AMS archives)

26 July 1810 Hospital Mate for General Service.

26 Sep 1811 Assistant Surgeon 60th (Royal American) Regiment of Foot.

10 Dec 1823 Surgeon 60th (Royal American) Regiment of Foot.

4 Aug 1834–21 Feb 1835 Served at Gibraltar and Malta.

24 Nov 1834 Arrived from Gibraltar.

30 Dec 1834 Appointed Staff Surgeon vice Staff Surgeon Colin Allan who retired upon half-pay at the age of 62 years. The vacancy in 60th Foot, was filled by Staff Assistant Surgeon Hugh Fraser.

21 Feb 1835 Left Malta.

21 Feb 1851 Deputy Inspector General.

7 Dec 1858 Inspector General.

31 Dec 1858 Retired to half-pay.

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