Nigel Mills (RAF officer)


Sir Nigel Mills
Born(1932-11-12)12 November 1932
Swanley, Kent
Died18 October 1991(1991-10-18) (aged 58)
AllegianceUnited Kingdom
Service/branchRoyal Air Force
Years of service1956–91
RankAir Marshal
Commands heldSurgeon General of the British Armed Forces (1990–91)
Director General Medical Services (Royal Air Force) (1987–90)
RAF Medical Rehabilitation Unit (1982–83)
RAF Institute of Community and Occupational Medicine (1979–82)
AwardsKnight Commander of the Order of the British Empire
RelationsAir Chief Marshal Sir George Mills (father)

Air Marshal Sir Nigel Holroyd Mills, KBE, QHP, FRCGP, FRCP (12 November 1932 – 18 October 1991) was a British military doctor.


Mills was the son of Air Chief Marshal Sir George Mills.[1] He was educated at Berkhamsted School and Middlesex Hospital Medical School.[2] He was Director General Medical Services (Royal Air Force) from 1987 to 1990 and Surgeon General from 1990 to 1991.[2]


  1. ^ "MILLS, Air Marshal Sir Nigel (Holroyd)', Who Was Who, A & C Black, 1920–2008". Oxford University Press. 1 December 2007. Retrieved 26 April 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Obituary: Sir Nigel Mills" (PDF). British Medical Journal. Retrieved 5 April 2021.

External links

  • RCP London, Lives of the Fellows: Sir Nigel Holroyd Mills
Military offices
Preceded by
Surgeon General of the British Armed Forces
Succeeded by