§ Dr. David Clark
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what posts the late Lieutenant-Colonel Douglas Harding held within his Department; and over what periods of time he held those posts.
§ Mr. Aitken
Lieutenant-Colonel Douglas Harding was commissioned in 1947 and served in the Royal Engineers and the Royal Corps of Transport until he was made redundant in April 1977. He was appointed to the retired officer grade of the civil service on 12 April 1977 and served as a staff officer within the Directorate of Movements (Army) in the Ministry of Defence until his death on 25 November 1990.