National Service in
Hampshire and then in Korea on active service followed by Mons Officer
Cadet School and Sandhurst (Intake 16). Commissioned RE 1955.
Cyprus during the troubles of EOKA with
periods of going to Libya for desert training.
Ghana and the Congo when the
squadron became an infantry battalion.
Major patrol deterring the Balubakat.
David N Hall as a Sandhurst instructor 1962 - 1964
followed by Staff College and then Staff Officer to the Engineer-in-Chief.
Squadron command Longmoor, Scotland
Technical appointments Kirkcudbright
and, after command of Depot Regiment, research establishment in
Colchester before final appointment at Brighton before starting a