Monthly Archives: October 2015

Advocacy and Justice – Petition for the Irish Government to take “Immediate and Direct Action” on Mefloquine Toxicity

Irish Minister for Defence Simon Coveney has announced in Parliament that Roche Ireland is to withdraw mefloquine from the domestic market in 2016. Members of the Irish Defence Force, friends and families have fought a long campaign for the Defence Force … Continue reading

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Our Stories – Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Marriott MBE (retd)

 Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Marriott MBE (retd) Andrew was commissioned into the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers in 1977 then served with the Second Battalion in Northern Ireland, West Germany, West Berlin and the Falkland Islands. He graduated from the Pakistan Command and … Continue reading

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Taking a Stand Against Mistreatment of Veterans, Rampant Corruption and Poor Leadership

“The standard you walk past is the standard you accept.” Lieutenant General David Morrison AO, 2013 Mefloquine is an antimalarial drug that has been widely used by military forces around the world since the late 1980s and remains in use to … Continue reading

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Our Stories – Commander Bill Manofsky USN (retd)

 Commander Bill Manofsky USN (retd) Commander Bill Manofsky USN(ret) served in  Operation Iraqi Freedom. He transfered from China Lake to Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait in Dec 2002 as Officer-in-Charge over a combined civilian and military team that deployed … Continue reading

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Roll of Honour – Major Cameron Quinn

Lest we Forget Major Cameron Quinn, 16 April 1970 – 11 March 2006

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Inaugural Patron Appointed for the International Mefloquine Veterans’ Alliance

We are pleased to announce the appointment of our inaugural Patron, Major General Alastair Duncan CBE DSO (retd). The Troops Patron of the International Mefloquine Veterans’ Alliance Major General Alastair Duncan CBE DSO, British Army (retd) Alastair Duncan was commissioned … Continue reading

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