Section Six – Admission and discharge figures.
Russian Navy Details Taken from
Adm102/349 PRO Kew
The register opens with a signed printed form directed to the Admiralty Board of Sick and Hurt requesting the admission of Russian Cavalry Captain Ivan Petrovitch followed by:
|Date & Details||Numbers||Date & Details||Numbers||Date & Details||Numbers|
|November 1808||December 1808||January 1809|
|February 1809||March 1809||April 1809|
|May 1809||June 1809||July 1809|
Although in UK Waters many cases of Scurvy are recorded especially during the summer period.
Patient numbers dwindled through September and the Fleet was eventually permitted to sail for Russia in September and October 1809.
14Eliza Gerasimoff appears in the register and by name is obviously female. The mystery surrounds whether she was crew or more than likely the wife of a senior officer. Either way she was buried at Haslar.
a Including Eliza Gerasimoff14 aged 29
b Also brought onshore 13 Dead from various Russian ships and buried in the Hospital Grounds.
c Brought on shore for Burial in hospital grounds.
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