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HeadquartersScottish Command
3 September 1939
Scottish Command
Headquarters: Edinburgh
Encompassing Scotland and Berwick-on-Tweed (so far as regards Regular and Militia only).
GENERAL OFFICIER COMMANDING-IN-CHIEF GEN   Sir C.J.C. Grant (Gov. of Edinburgh Castle)
    Personal Appointment
       Aide-de-Camp CPT  W.L. Steele
STAFF
    General Staff
        General Staff Officer, 1st grade COL   A.L. Collin
        General Staff Officer, 2nd grade LTC  C.B. Costin-Nian
        General Staff Officer, 3rd grade CPT  J. Scott-Elliott
        General Staff Officer for Weapon Training CPT  C. Dalby
        General Staff Officer, 3rd grade, for Physical Training MAJ  W.A. Parkin
        General Staff Officer for Anti-Gas Training MAJ  J. Clark
    Adjutant-General's and Quarter-Master-General's Staff
        Brigadier in charge of Admininstration BG  P. de Fonblanque
        Dep. Asst. Adjt.-Gen. MAJ  A.N. Skinner
        Dep. Asst. Adjt.-Gen. (Recruiting) MAJ  E.J. Montgomery
        Asst. Qr.-Mr.-Gen. COL   W.E. Maitland-Dougall
        Dep. Asst. Qr.-Mrs.-Gen. MAJ  G.C. Stockwell
        Staff Captain 1LT  J.D. Lammie
ATTACHED TO THE STAFF
    Artillery
        Brigadier, Royal Artillery BG  A.G. Rolleston
        Staff Officer, Royal Artillery, (G.S.O. 3rd grade) MAJ  M.J. Richards
        Instructors in Gunnery MAJ  W.A. Ebbbels
MAJ  W.P.A. Robinson
    Engineers
        Chief Engineer COL   V.E.G. Guinness
        Deputy Chief Engineer  
        Staff Officers, Royal Engineers MAJ  H.W. Jones
        Staff Officer, Royal Engineers (E. & M.) 1LT  J.M. Hurley
    Signals
        Chief Signal Officer LTC  C. Wheeler
SERVICES
    Engineer Services (under Chief Engineer)
        Senior Surveyor of Works MAJ  (Surv. of Works) C.A. Luckin
        Command Land Agent ?
    Chaplaincy Services
        Asst. Chaplain-General Rev. E. Maclean
    Supplies and Transport
        Asst. Dir. of Supplies and Transport COL   D.W. Cunningham
        Dept. Asst. Dir. of Supplies and Transport MAJ  L.A.N. Wright
    Medical
        Dept. Dir. of Medical Services COL   G.F. Dawson
        Asst. Dir. of Medical Services ?
        Asst. Dir. of Pathology & Hygiene ?
        Asst. Dir. of Dental Service COL  R.M. King, also Asst. Dir. of Dental Service, Northern Command
    Ordnance
        Asst. Dir. of Ordnance Services COL   P.A. Cardew (also O.C. R.A.O.C.)
        Dept. Asst. Dir. of Ordnance Services ?
        Chief Ordnance Mechanical Engineer LTC  W. Duguid
    Pay
        Command Paymaster COL   H. Golding
        Asst. Command Paymaster MAJ  H.J. Hollingworth
SPECIAL APPOINTMENTS
    Passive Air Defence Officer LTC  L.L. Pargiter
    Command Barrack Officer LTC  C.F. Alleyne
    Command Education Officer MAJ  D.P.J. Kelly
    Retired Officer 1LT  D. Buchanan
At Outstation:
            Dep. Asst. Dir. of Ordnance Services LTC  J.W. Galsford
DEPARTMENT OF THE PERMANENT UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR WAR
(detached from the War Office for duty at Headquarters of the Command)
    Army Auditor Mr. C. Souter
    Assistant Army Auditor Mr. J. Kelly
 
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