|Sir Thomas Baird|
|Born||17 May 1924 (age 91)|
|Years of service||1941 - 1982|
|Commands held||HMS Glamorgan
Scotland and Northern Ireland
|Battles/wars||World War II|
|Awards||Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath|
Educated at the Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, Baird joined the Royal Navy in 1941 during World War II. He became Captain of the destroyer HMS Glamorgan in 1971. He was appointed Captain of the Fleet in 1973, Chief of Staff to the Commander-in-Chief, Naval Home Command in 1976 and Director-General of Naval Personnel Services in 1978. He went on to be Flag Officer, Scotland and Northern Ireland in 1979 before retiring in 1982.
In 1953 he married Angela Florence Ann Paul; they have one son and one daughter.
Sir Cameron Rusby
|Flag Officer, Scotland and Northern Ireland