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Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
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Major Thomas Stanton
MB BCh BAO LM (Dubl 1916)
20 Apr 1892 [Cork] – 25 Sept 1982

Service Record — Thomas Stanton

28 July 1914 Start of the Great War.

4 Aug 1914 Britain declares war on Germany.

1 Jan 1917 Special Reserve Commission Lieutenant RAMC.

Malta 17 Feb 1917 Arrived from England.

Malta 13 Mar 1918 Returned to England.

1 Jan 1918 Captain RAMC.

Nov 1918–Jan 1919 Served on HMT Archangel.

Aug–Oct 1919 Served in North Russia.

1 June 1919 Permanent Regular Army Commission Lieutenant RAMC.

1 July 1920 Captain RAMC.
Malta 26 Feb 1920 Arrived from England.

Malta 1921 On garrison duty.

Malta 7 Sept 1922 Home leave.

Malta 23 Sept 1922 Returned from leave.

Malta 4 Aug 1923 Home leave.

Malta 27 Sept 1923 Returned from leave.

Malta 25 Aug 1924 Returned to England. A keen long distance runner while serving at Malta.

1926–1927 RMO 1st/Northumberland Fusiliers.

1928–1933 Served in India.

1 Jan 1929 Major RAMC.

1935–1939 Served in Egypt.

1937–1938 Served in Cyprus.

4 Apr 1940–3 Mar 1942 Temporary Lieutenant Colonel RAMC.
Commanding Officer 202 Field Ambulance.

1942–1943 Served in West Africa.

1943–1944 ADMS HQ 81 (WA) Division.

13 Sept 1943 Lieutenant Colonel RAMC.

1943–1945 Served in India.

1 Mar 1943 Acting Colonel L/RAMC.

June–July 1945 Commanding Officer No 31 General Hospital.

July–Nov 1945 Commanding Officer No 31 Combined Military Hospital Quetta.

1946–1947 Commanding Officer 252 Military Prisoner of War Hospital.

26 June 1947 Retired.

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