RAMC Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
William Paton
1775 – 1844

Surgeon William Paton

23 Apr 1775 – 24 Jan 1844 [Fife]

Service Record

26 Dec 1794 Regimental Mate.

25 Dec 1796 Assistant Surgeon 42nd Royal Highland Regiment of Foot.

26 Feb 1801 Surgeon 13th (First Somersetshire) Regiment of Foot.

2 Dec 1801 Arrived from Egypt.

1802 On duty with his regiment.

30 Jan 1803 Left for Gibraltar.

28 Aug 1806 Half-pay.

4 June 1807 Surgeon Recruiting District.

25 Sep 1814 Retired on half-pay.

24 Jan 1844 Died a bachelor, on his estate of Durham, Torryburn, Fife. His two brothers, also doctors, had joined the East India Company.1

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