RAMC

Medical Officers of the Malta Garrison
Whamond William Duke

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Captain William Duke Whamond
MB ChB (Aberd 1916) DPH (1927)
31 Mar 1891 [Aberdeenshire] – 5 Nov 1965

Service Record — William Duke Whamond

28 July 1914 Start of the Great War.

4 Aug 1914 Britain declares war on Germany.

5 Aug 1916 Special Reserve Commission Lieutenant RAMC.

1916–1919 Served in Salonika.

5 Feb 1917 Captain RAMC.

1 Apr 1919 Permanent Regular Army Commission Lieutenant RAMC.

1919–1920 Served in the Black Sea.

5 Feb 1920 Captain RAMC.

1920–1921 Served in India.

Malta 29 Sept 1922 Arrived from England.

Malta 19 June 1923 Home leave.

Malta 26 July 1923 Returned from leave.

Malta 10 Oct 1923 Returned to England.

23 Apr 1924 Retired but rejoined on 6 Sept 1939 with rank of Acting Major.

1939–1940 Deputy Assistant Director of Hygiene East Anglia Area.

1939 Specialist in Hygiene.

May 1940 DADH HQ 61 Division.

1940–1943 DADH HQ 4 Corps.

1941–1942 ADH Persia and Iraq Force.

10 Dec 1941 Acting Lieutenant Colonel RAMC.

10 Mar 1942 War Substantive Major RAMC.

May–Sept 1943 Commanding Officer British Military Hospital Peshawar.

1944–1945 Assistant Director of Hygiene HQ Northern Ireland.

9 Apr–8 May 1945 Acting Colonel L/RAMC.

1945–1946 ADH North West Europe.

Apr–Sept 1945 Deputy Director of Hygiene Control Commission Germany.

1945–1946 ADH HQ Lines of Communication.

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