reverse dated 1861-1866 (Surgeon-Major John Carte, 2nd Bn. 14th Regt.). Toned, good very fine. (1)
C.B. London Gazette 5.7.1865.
Surgeon Major John Elliott Carte was born on the 4th May 1816: Assistant Surgeon 14th Foot 31st December 1841; Surgeon 67th Foot 18th February 1853: 14th Foot 26th January 1858; Surgeon Major 14th Foot 31st December 1861: Staff 7th July 1869. Deputy Inspector General 22 June 1870. Retired Half Pay with Hon rank of Inspector General on 17th Feb 1872. B.A. T.C.D., 1836: M.B. 1838: M.A. 1859. Served in New Zealand 1860-61 and 1863-64. He died on the 19th April 1876.