In 1860, the Armstrong rifled barrel gun replaced the smooth bore gun.
Army Medical Department AMD Report for the Year 1900; (London miccosukee bingo schedule 1902).
Its average constantly sick was.01 (24.0/1000 mean strength).The following were buried in Pietà Military Cemetery in 1895: 11 May Sgt H Wardlow aged 27 years.The following died in Malta in 1847: 16 Apr Sarah Elizabeth Cullen daughter of s pokies flash Ann and Gnr James Cullen 6 Coy 8th Bn Royal to hedge one bets meaning Artillery, aged 1 year and 5 months.19 June William Cairns daughter of Cpl William Cairns and Mary, born on 10 Aug George Rule son of Sgt Thomas Rule and Mary, born on 22 Sep Richard Lee son of Acting Bdr Richard Lee and Catherine, born on 1 September 1840.There were five types of diets: Full, Half, Low, Fever or Spoon, and Milk.The average sick time to each soldier was.70 days.The following were baptised in 1842: 2 Jan Catherine Fielding daughter of Gnr Jonathan Fielding and Rachel, born on 9 December 1841.Left for Trincomalee November 1904.Left for Canada on No 2 Bty: Arrived August 1861.11 July Gnr Ernest Sidney Hunt RGA aged 27 years 1 month, died at Fort Ricasoli.27 Sep Frank James Jones aged 24 hours, of Married Quarters Fort Ricasoli.The Royal Artillery was located at Upper St Elmo Valletta.Its average constantly sick was.42 (68.40/1000 mean strength).The average duration of cases of sickness was.44 days.Royal Artillery Search Light 484th Search Light Bty RA (TA) joined 4 SL Regt RA/RMA.
He became jaundiced from hepatic complications and died soon after.
Several soldiers died of cholera at Fort St Elmo.
Early in the summer, a proportion of the men were removed to tents at night to reduce overcrowding.This stretched from the village to the west coast.The following were buried in Pietà Military Cemetery in 1898: 24 July Infant Ethel Maude Cook aged 6 months, daughter of Cpl C Cook.( TSR, 1996) Boyd, Eric.The following were baptised in 1822: 20 Jan Jane Forbes daughter of Gnr John Forbes and Mary Anne, born on 19 December 1821.The company was quartered in Fort Ricasoli Cottonera for 3 months and Upper St Elmo and St James' Cavalier for 9 months.Left for England on No 102 Coy Eastern District RA Arrived from Gibraltar September 1904.24 Sep Child James Charles Wilson aged 9 years 3 months, son of QMSgt Daniel Charles Wilson, was buried at Pietà Military Cemetery.15 June Alex Bruce (?) son of Gnr John Bruce (?) died on, aged 3 years 9 months.(TNA:WO 334/62) The average annual strength in 1869 was 715 men.Phelp aged 34 years, died at the regimental hospital of 1st/24th, on, from a fractured skull.
Carey's Coy 8 Bn RA Arrived July 1805.
Its average constantly sick was.11 (42.13/1000 mean strength).
(Total garrison strength 5650 rank and file).