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Thomas Robertson R.N.,

Convict Ship Surgeon-Superintendent
Date of Seniority Royal Navy 14 April 1825

Thomas Robertson was appointed Assistant Surgeon in the Royal Navy on 9 July 1812 and Surgeon in 1825.


He was employed as Surgeon Superintendent on the convict ships:

William Bryan to VDL in 1833
Forthto NSW in 1835
Surryto NSW in 1836
James Pattison to NSW in 1837
Planter to NSW in 1839
Equestrian to VDL in 1845


He is listed in the Medical Register 1865 -
Residence Burnt Ash villas, Lee, Kent.
Qualifications Lic. Royal College Surgeons, Edinburgh 1812.


Thomas Robertson was on the list of retired surgeons in 1847[1]


Thomas Robertson died on 30 March 1867. [2]


[1] New Navy List

[2] Australian Medical Pioneer Index