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Director General Army Medical Services

Director General Army Medical Services (DGAMS) was the head of the British Army's Army Medical Services. The Director General answers to the Adjutant-General.

The role of the Director General was to promote effective medical, dental and veterinary health services for the Army and provide a policy focus for individual medical training, doctrine and force development.

To Ensure that the Land Component Health and Veterinary Services Provided for Defence Capability are Fully Effective

— DGAMS Mission Statement

The post was disestablished after 2016 [1].

List of Directors GeneralEdit

Post-Second World WarEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Information on the de-establishment of Director Army Medical Services position
  2. ^ Sir William Alexander Mackinnon. University of Glasgow
  3. ^ Hart´s army list, 1903
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  11. ^ "No. 44822". The London Gazette (Supplement). 3 April 1969. p. 3687.
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  16. ^ "Major General Robin Short". Biographies. Integrated Medical Systems. Retrieved 5 May 2014.
  17. ^ "No. 55756". The London Gazette (Supplement). 8 February 2000. p. 1334.
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  19. ^ "No. 60255". The London Gazette (Supplement). 4 September 2012. p. 16942.