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|Army Form C.2118|
|Unit: 31 (Br) Field Dressing Station R.A.M.C.|
|Month and Year: April 1945||(Erase heading not required).||Commanding Officer: Major G.Ll. Humphreys|
|HELMOND||5||Unit closed at HELMOND (MR E.5522)|
|7||Major G.Ll. Humphreys joined unit from Leave in UK as O.C.|
|GEMEN||8||Unit main party moved to GEMEN (MR A.3963) to harbour under canvas pending calling forward.|
|SULINGEN||13||Unit recce party moved to SULINGEN (MR W.7255) and a site was selected for a tented FDS, with messes, cookhouse, and M.I. Room in rooms of farmhouses (see plan at Appx A) Function is to screen 84 Gen Hosp.|
|14||Unit advance party arrived in SULINGEN.|
|15||Main party arrived. Open for patients from 1200 hrs.|
|16||First patients at 0200 hrs. Unit transport collected German Med Equpt, for transfer to 11 Adv Depot of Med Stores on following day.|
|27||Conference at Rear HQ Second Army, on Medical arrangements for Elbe crossing – assistance to be given to 8 Corps.|
|LUNEBURG||28||Unit recce party to LUNEBURG (MR S.7921) to find a site. Found a Medical concentration area in the Scharnhorst Barracks, South of LUNEBURG.|
|LUNEBURG||28||Arranged for unit to harbour pending further instructions. Conference with D.D.M.S. 8 Corps.|
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Source: Jeroen Koppes, TracesOfWar.com.
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