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Yardley, A.T.
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Yardley,
Archibald Talbot
"Tim"
A.T. Yardley
Only son of Lt.Col. A.J. Yardley, Wiltshire Regiment.
Married (21.01.1928, Seapoint, Cape Town, South Africa) Nancy Delmira Zara Hoyle, elder daughter of P.W. Hoyle, of Birkdale, Lancashire & Los Angeles, California.

19.10.1893
Jhansi, Central India
-
25.04.1948
St Thomas Hospital, Lambeth district, London (formerly of Kettlewell Hill, Woking, Surrey)
Lt. 02.04.1918 (retd)
Cdr. (retd) 19.10.1933 (reverted to retd > 10.1945, < 04.1946)

Distinguished Service Cross

DSC 20.09.1918 ?
Royal Naval Reserve Decoration (pre-1941 model) RD ? -
WW I     Third Hand, HMS Zinnia (sloop)
2.508.1939 - 01.04.1941 HMS Cormorant (RN base, Gibraltar) (additional; for various services)
01.04.1941 - 10.1941 Commanding Officer, French Ship Belfort
10.1941 - 05.11.1943 Commanding Officer, HMS Britannia III, from 23.12.1942 HMS Dartmouth II, from 21.08.1943 HMS Cicala (Coastal Forces base, Dartmouth)
05.12.1943 - 26.02.1944 Commanding Officer, HMIS Cheetah (RIN Coastal Forces base, Bombay)
(04.1944)     HMIS Cheetah (RIN Coastal Forces base, Bombay) *
05.1944 - 08.1944 Commanding Officer, HMIS Cheetah (RIN Coastal Forces base, Bombay)
(10.1944) - (07.1945) no appointment listed
(10.1945)     HMIS Cheetah *
* indexed, but not listed as such
Yates,
George Edward
G.E. Yates
Married; one son.
1910 ?
-
1975
[age 65]
T/Skpr.
07.09.1939 [WS 2994, TS 113]
(04.1940)
 
 
HMS Fisher Boy (minesweeping trawler) *
(02.1941)


HMS Michael Griffiths (minesweeping trawler) *
01.02.1941
-
(12.1941)
Commanding Officer, HMS Alder (minesweeping trawler)
* indexed, but not listed as such
Yeomans,
Roy Oswald
R.O. Yeomans (Photo courtesy of Mr Tony Drury)
20.07.1903
Pylmouth district, Devon
-
02.2003
Cirencester district, Gloucestershire
Prob. Midsh.
12.12.1921
A/S.Lt.
20.07.1924
S.Lt.
04.10.1926
Lt.
16.10.1927
Lt.Cdr.
16.10.1935
Cdr.
30.06.1941 (reld from active service < 04.1946) (retd 01.07.1950)
Royal Naval Reserve Decoration (pre-1941 model) RD > 08.1939, < 04.1940 -
18.12.1926
-
(07.1927)
HMS Iron Duke (battleship) (Atlantic Fleet) (to complete 12 months' training)
02.1940
-
(04.)1940
HMS Lynx (RN base, Dover)
20.08.1940
-
(04.)1941
Commanding Officer, HMS Gentian (corvette)
11.08.1941
-
(02.)1943
HMS Forte (RN base, Falmouth) (for miscellaneous services)
09.1943
-
(10.)1944
Executive Officer, HMS Ranee (escort carrier) [from 09.1943-10.10.1943 in charge while under construction] 
21.12.1944
-
(07.1945)
Flotilla Commander, 11th LST Flotilla [HM LST 77 (landing ship, tank)]
Young,
Alfred Hothersall
A.H. Young
Son of William and Betsy Yourlg. Husband of Marguerite Gladys Young, of Thames Ditton, Surrey.
(12?).1893
Tynemouth
-
26.11.1942
(KIA) [age 49]
[Liverpool Naval Memorial, panel 1, column 1]
T/Lt.
18.02.1917
Prob. Lt.
31.12.1923
Lt.
> 01.1925, seniority 31.12.1923
Lt.Cdr.
31.12.1931
Cdr.
30.06.1935
Capt.
?
A/Cdre. 2nd cl.
10.07.1942
Royal Naval Reserve Decoration (pre-1941 model) RD
> 07.1935
< 02.1936
?
06.1918
-
(01.1919)
HMAS Platypus (submarine depot ship)
09.01.1938
-
(02.1938)
Senior Officers' Technical Course, Portsmouth [HMS Victory]
04.12.1939
-
(04.1940)
HMS Pembroke IV (accounting base, Chatham)
18.12.1940
-
(02.1941)
HMS Lucifer (RN base, Swansea)
10.07.1942
-
26.11.1942
Commodore of Ocean Convoys [HMS Eaglet]
Young,
Samuel Shadrach [Jonathan]
S.S. Young S.S. Young
Son (with five brothers and three sisters) of George Wright Young (1878-1939), and Mary Ellen Dent (1871-1940).
Married (26.12.1929, Church St John, New Clee, Lincolnshire) Ethel Albert Smith (16.08.1912 - (03?).1973), daughter (with four sisters and six brothers) of Jamieson Smith (1882-1955), and Harriet Sophia Barber (1884-1954); three sons.
08.10.1906
Drainside, Skirbeck, Lincolnshire

-
21.01.1973

Springfield Hospital, Grimsby, Lincolnshire
T/Skpr. 20.08.1940 [TS 719] (warrant terminated 27.09.1945; medically unfit)
Fishing trawler skipper.
(12.1940)     HMS John & Norah (auxiliary minesweeping trawler) *
01.12.1940 - (02.)1941 HMS Force (minesweeping trawler)
(04.1941)     HMS Force (minesweeping trawler) *
(06.1941)     HMS Europa (RN Patrol Service central depot, Lowestoft) *
(08.1941) - (08.1942) no appointment listed
(10.1942) - (04.1943) HMS Damito (minesweeping trawler) *
(06.1943) - (12.1943) no appointment listed
12.1943 - (06.)1944 Commanding Officer, HMS Regardo (minesweeping trawler)
21.08.1944 - (04.)1945 Commanding Officer, HMS Commander Holbrook (auxiliary minesweeping trawler)
(07.1945)     no appointment listed
* indexed, but not listed as such
Young,
Thomas
"Tommy"
T. Young
?
-
1967
T/Lt.
01.05.1942
T/Lt.Cdr.
01.01.1946
Officer of the Order of the British Empire (Civil Division) OBE
31.12.1960

New Year 61: for services in salvage operations for the recovery of an aircraft lost at sea

Mention in Despatches MID
21.12.1943
Operation Husky (Sicily)
Pre-war Master Mariner.



officer serving under T.124T (Rescue Tugs) Agreements
(07.1943)


HMS Oriana (rescue tug)
21.03.1945
-
(07.1945)
HMS Nimrod (training establishment, Campbeltown) (for duty with rescue tugs)
01.01.1946
-
(04.1946)
HMS Tamar II (accounting base, Hong Kong)
(1946?)


probably Commanding Officer, HMS Warden (rescue tug)
Master of a number of Risdon Beazley vessels (about 1960 Master of Salvage Vessel Twyford), retiring in 1962.
Youngman,
Roy Edmund
R.E. Youngman ( Imperial War Museum (A 14619)) R.E. Youngman ( Imperial War Museum (A 14618))
Son of ... Youngman, and ... Lay.
20.11.1912
Mutford district, Suffolk
-
04.1993
New York, USA
Prob. Lt. 26.02.1940
T/Lt. 1941?, seniority 26.02.1940
T/A/Lt.Cdr. > 01.1945, < 04.1945 (reld 02.05.1946)

Distinguished Service Cross

DSC 20.07.1943 3 patrols Mediterranean [investiture 21.09.44]
(04.1940)     no appointment listed
05.04.1940 - (08.)1940 HMS Sandwich (sloop) (in lieu of specialist Navigating Officer)
08.1940 - (10.)1940 submarine course, Portsmouth [HMS Dolphin]
11.11.1940 - (12.1940) HMS Titania (submarine depot ship) (and for duty with submarines)
(02.1941)     HMS Titania (submarine depot ship) *
15.03.1941 - (12.1941) HMS Porpoise (submarine)
(02.1942) - (06.1942) HMS L27 (submarine) *
10.06.1942 - 27.04.1943 First Lieutenant, HMS Trooper (submarine) (DSC)
28.04.1943 - (08.)1943 HMS Dolphin (submarine depot, Gosport) (for submarines)
18.08.1943 - 11.07.1944 Commanding Officer, HMS P 553 (submarine)
(10.1944)     no appointment listed
16.10.1944 - (10.1945) Commanding Officer, HMS Spearhead (submarine)
* indexed, but not listed as such
Youngs,
Joseph John
J.J. Youngs
?
-
1964 still alive
Prob.S.Lt.
?
S.Lt.
13.08.1928
Lt.
13.08.1930
Lt.Cdr.
13.08.1938
Cdr.
30.06.1942
A/Capt.
< 07.1945
Capt.
31.12.1947 (retd > 01.1956)
Commander of the Order of the British Empire (Civil) CBE
13.06.1964
HM's birthday
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE
16.05.1941
salvage SS Atheltemplar 28.02.41
Distinguished Service Cross DSC
25.08.1942
Murmansk convoys
Mention in Despatches MID
07.10.1941
attack U651 Western Approaches 26.06.41
Mention in Despatches MID
21.04.1942
towing Harmatris 17.01.42
Royal Naval Reserve Decoration RD
05.1942
?
Royal Naval Reserve Decoration RD
?
?
(08.1929)


Group "M" Submarines
(04.1940)


HMS Cochrane (RN base, Rosyth) *
01.10.1940
-
(02.1941)
Commanding Officer, HMS Fitzroy (minesweeper)
02.1941
-
10.07.1942
Commanding Officer, HMS Speedwell (minesweeper)
04.1945
-
(04.1946)
Commanding Officer, HMS Beauly Firth (repair ship)
(1964)


Marine Superintendent, New Zealand Shipping Company Ltd.
* indexed, but not listed as such
       
 
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