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George Rowe R.N.,

Convict Ship Surgeon-Superintendent
Date of Seniority Royal Navy  27 November 1795

 

George Rowe was entered in the Navy List of Medical Officers in 1814.

George Rowe was employed as Surgeon Superintendent on the convict ship New Grove to Van Diemen's Land in 1834. He became dangerously ill and in consequence the vessel called at Scilly where David Thomson was appointed Surgeon Superintendent in his place.