RAMC Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Robert Menzies
1830 – 1878

330 Surgeon Major Robert Menzies

LRCSI (1853)

29 Dec 1830 [Clonmel] – 20 Sep 1878 [At sea]

Service Record

Robert Menzies
Surgeon Major Robert Menzies (RAMC/273)

24 Feb 1854 Assistant Surgeon 93rd Highlanders.

27 Feb 1854 Arrived from England.

5 Apr 1854 Left for Turkey.

1855 On duty with his regiment.

7 Jan 1862 Exchanged with Staff Assistant Surgeon George Bouchier.

1862 – 1863 On duty in Winchester.

17 Nov 1863 Promoted Surgeon 4 Military Train vice Surgeon O'Connor D'Arcy, who was placed upon half-pay.

1 Apr 1865 Promoted Staff Surgeon from 4 Military Train.

20 June 1865 Surgeon 16 Royal Artillery. Served as the medical officer of the Royal Artillery until September 1877 when he moved to the Medical Staff at Malta.

24 Feb 1874 Promoted Surgeon Major.

25 Aug 1877 Arrived at Malta. On duty in Malta and Cyprus.

17 July 1878 Left for Cyprus.

20 Sep 1878 Died on board the transport Neera on his passage home from Cyprus.

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