RAMC Officers
Of the Malta Garrison
Norman Earl Mawby
1912 – 2013

181431 Lieutenant Norman Earl Mawby


1 Apr 1912 – 28 Nov 2013

Lt Norman Earl Mawby was educated at Birkenhead School and University of Liverpool qualifying as a doctor in 1936. He entered General Practice at Beaumaris, Anglesey.

Service Record

July 1941 Disembarked at Malta.

29 Mar 1942 Attached to 161st (East Anglian) Fld Amb from 1st/Durham Light Infantry.

18 Apr 1942 Promoted War Service/Captain.

1 June 1942 Posted to 161st (EA) Fld Amb from attached strength.

3 Dec 1942 MO/ic Advanced Dressing Station Luqa. Moved to Main Dressing Station Hamrun.

9 Nov 1942 MO/ic Medical Aid Post Mifsud's Verandah Bonded Street Wharf (GR 469241). While on temporary duty with MAP Mifsud's Verandah, Surgeon-Captain Ferrante H A took medical charge of MAP Zurrieq.

10 Jan 1943 Moved to Main Dressing Station Hamrun in preparation for the arrival of a convoy carrying fuel and food on 11 January 1943.

21 Feb 1943 Appointed Embarkation Medical Officer.

20 June 1943 Attached to Medical Directorate.

7 Aug 1943 Posted from 161st (EA) Ind Bde Gp Fld Amb to 15th Independent Brigade Group Field Ambulance.

9 Aug 1943 Posted to 15th Ind Bde Gp Fld Amb.

10 Oct 1943 Posted to 39 General Hospital.

20 Oct 1943 WS/Capt taken on the strength of 30 Coy RAMC.
Posted surplus to War Establishment for area duties under SMO Malta.

1 Apr 1944 Posted from 30 Coy RAMC.

On demobilisation, resumed medical practice at West Kirby, Wirral.