RAMC

Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Patterson Arthur Frederick Isbell

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Captain Arthur Frederick Isbell Patterson DSO (1917) LRCP LRSI LM (Rotunda Dubl)
22 Mar 1891 [Navan Co Meath] – 14 Feb 1958

Service Record — Arthur Frederick Isbell Patterson

28 July 1914 Start of the Great War.

4 Aug 1914 Britain declares war on Germany.

23 Sep 1914 Lieutenant RAMC Special Reserve.

6 Oct 1914 Mobilised.

6 April 1915 Temporary Captain RAMC.

1915 – 1916 Served in India.

1 Jan 1917 Lieutenant RAMC Permanent Regular Army Commission.

17 Sep 1917 Was made a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order (DSO).

6 Apr 1918 Promoted Captain RAMC.

1916 – 1921 Served in Mesopotamia.

1 Feb 1920 – 20 Feb 1921 Acting Major.

Malta 5 Feb 1924 Arrived from England.

Malta 1 Dec 1924 Left for Egypt.

Malta 18 Dec 1924 Returned from Egypt.

Malta 5 July 1925 Home leave.

Malta 5 Oct 1925 Returned to Malta. Company Officer No 30 Coy RAMC Malta.

Malta 7 Feb 1926 Returned to England on exchange with Maj Denyer Clarence Hamul.

23 Sep 1926 Major RAMC.

27 Mar 1930 Retired but rejoined on 2 Sep 1939.

4 Nov 1943 Retired.

Bibliography

  • Entry No: 939. Drew R. 1968. Commissioned Officers in the Medical Services of the British Army 1690–1960. Vol II Roll of Officers in the Royal Army Medical Corps 1898–1960, London: Wellcome Historical Medical Library.
  • Succession Books Vol XXV, Returns of statement of service of RAMC Officers.
  • Deaths, Br Med J (1958), 596 (Published 8 March 1958).
  • O'Moore C., and Humphris E. M., The VC and DSO Vol III from 1 January 1916 to 12 June 1923.