Medical Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Frederick Douglas
1823 – 1873

No 218 Surgeon Major Frederick Douglas

LRCS (Ed 1844) MD (Ed 1844)

9 Feb 1823 [Harrow] – 5 Jan 1873 [Halifax Nova Scotia]

Surgeon Major Frederick Douglas served in the East Indies. He had no war service.

Service Record

30 Mar 1849 Assistant Surgeon 26th (The Cameronians) Regiment of Foot.

2 Oct 1857 Promoted Staff Surgeon 2nd Class.

26 Jan 1858 Promoted Surgeon 2nd/10th (North Lincolnshire) Regiment of Foot. Served in the East Indies.

25 Dec 1867 Promoted Staff Surgeon. Served in Bombay.

30 Mar 1869 Promoted Staff Surgeon-Major.

31 July 1869 Surgeon-Major 87th (The Royal Irish Fusiliers) Regiment of Foot.

Malta 28 Dec 1869 Arrived from England.

Malta 1870 Surgeon-Major 87th Foot.

Malta 9 June 1871 Left on home leave.
11 Dec 1871 Member of a Medical Board with Inspector General Joshua Paynter, and Assistant Surgeon John Colahan 52nd Regiment.

Malta 14 May 1872 Returned to Malta.

15 May 1872 Left for Nova Scotia.

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