Egan, Peter Ralph

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AMH-PN1010
Born in Ireland. Became Fort Lowell post surgeon Sep 22, 1884 and served until Nov 8, 1884 when he left the post for Camp Bowie.
Schuler, Harold H. “We served at Fort Lowell.” Arizona Historical Society, 2000.

J Am Med Assoc, Nov 1883; I: 600: Official List of Changes in the Stations and Duties of Officers Serving in the Medical Department United States Army, from November 9, 1883, to November 16, 1883. ... Egan, Peter R., First Lieutenant and Assistant Surgeon ; upon being relieved from duty at Fort Bowie, A. T., to proceed without delay to Fort Huachuca and report to the commanding officer at that post for duty. (Par. I, S. O., 104, Department of Arizona, November 8, 1883.)
J Am Med Assoc, Jan 1884; II: 83: Official List of Changes in the Stations and Duties of Officers Serving in the Medical Department United States Army, from January 4, 1884, January 11, 1884. Egan, P. R., First Lieutenant and Assistant Surgeon : upon reporting of relief to proceed without delay from Fort Huachuca, A. T., to Fort Apache, A. T., and report to the commanding officer for duty at that post. (S. O. 119, Department of Arizona, Dec. 27, 1883.)
J Am Med Assoc, Sep 1884; III: 336: Official List of Changes in the Stations and Duties of Officers Serving in the Medical Department, U. S. Army, from Sept. 6, 1884, to Sept, 12, 1884. Egan, P. R., First Lieutenant and Assistant-Surgeon, when relieved by Assistant-Surgeon Fisher, to report at Ft. Lowell, A. T., for duty as Post Surgeon. (S. O. 82. Dept. of Arizona, Sept. 2, 1884)
J Am Med Assoc, Nov 1884; III: 560: Official List of Changes in the Stations and Duties of Officers Serving in the Medical Department, United States Army, from November 1, 1884, November 7, 1884.
Egan, Peter R., First Lieutenant and Assistant Surgeon, relieved from duty at Ft. Lowell, A. T., and ordered to Ft. Bowie, A. T., for duty as Post Surgeon. (S. O. 102, Department of Arizona, Oct. 30, 1884.)
J Am Med Assoc, Dec 1904; XLIII: 1888: Army Changes. Memorandum of changes of station and duties of medical officers, U. S. A., week ending Dec. 10, 1904 : ...and Egan, Peter R., May 19, 1905. The above named surgeons are relieved from duty in the Philippine Division, to take effect on the dates opposite their respective names, and will then proceed by the first available transport to San Francisco, and on arrival report by telegraph to the military secretary of the Army for further orders.
J Am Med Assoc, Mar 1906; XLVI: 905: Army Changes. Memorandum of changes of stations and duties of medical officers, U. S. Army, week ending March 17, 1906. ... Egan, Peter R., surgeon, ordered to report in person to Major General James F. Wade, U. S. Army, president of an Army retiring board at Governor's Island, N. Y., for examination by the board, and on completion of his examination will return to station, Fort Hamilton, N. Y.
J Am Med Assoc, Apr 1906; XLVI: 1132: Army Changes. Memorandum of changes of stations and duties of medical officers, U. S. Army, week ending April 7, 1906. ... Egan, Peter R., surgeon, retired from active service, April 2.
J Am Med Assoc, Nov 1923; 81: 1539: Peter Ralph Egan Major, M. C, U. S. Army, retired, New York; Medical Department of Columbia College, New York, 1880; Spanish-American War veteran; aged 68; died, October 1. Dr. Egan entered the regular army, as assistant surgeon in 1882, and was retired for physical disability, April 2, 1906.
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