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Harvey,
Alfred James
A.J. Harvey
Son of William Harvey (1859-1941), and Mary Ann Fellows (1859-1919).
Married 1st (08.09.1919, East Grinstead, Sussex) Beatrice Louise Brooks (1895 - 24.03.1969); two sons, one daughter.
Married 2nd (..., Newcastle) Jenny ...

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14.09.1893
Edmonton, London
-
01.02.1977
Fremingham, Barnstaple district, Devon
Seaman ? [J4373]
Gnr. 28.09.1918
Cd.Gnr. 28.09.1928
Lt. 22.11.1940 (retd 14.09.1943)
Member of the Order of the British Empire (Military Division) MBE 11.07.1940 HM's birthday 40
1914 Star 14|15 St - -
British War Medal 1914-1920 BWM 14|20 - -
Victory Medal VM - -
1939-1945 Star 39|45 St - -
Africa Star Afr St - -
Pacific Star Pac St - -
Defence Medal Def M - -
War Medal 1939-1945 WM 39|45 - -
19.03.1923 - (01.1925) HMS Hawkins (cruiser) (China) (for instructional duties)
(03.1926) - (05.1926) no appointment listed
19.07.1926 - (02.)1927 HMS Excellent (gunnery school, Portsmouth)
28.06.1927 - (06.1928) HMS Alresford (twin screw minesweeper) (Portsmouth)
(08.1929) - (08.1930) lent to Royal Canadian Navy
14.01.1931 - (01.)1933 HMS Dolphin (submarine depot, Gosport) (for Fort Blockhouse)
06.03.1933 - (07.)1934 HMS Enterprise (cruiser) (East Indies)
(08.1934)     no appointment listed
(11.1934)     no appointment listed
01.12.1934 - (08.)1936 HMS Excellent (gunnery school, Portsmouth)
14.09.1936 - (02.)1937 HMS Neptune (cruiser) (Home Fleet)
20.04.1937 - (02.)1941 HMNZS Leander (cruiser)
(12.1941)     no appointment listed
14.04.1942 - 01.1944 HMS Lochinvar (minesweeper base, Port Edgar)
01.1944 - (07.1945) HMS Hopetoun (landing craft & minesweeper base, Port Edgar)
Harvey,
Antony Herbert Lane
A.H.L. Harvey (Photo courtesy of Mr Rex Harvey) A.H.L. Harvey (Photo courtesy of Mr Rex Harvey)
A.H.L. Harvey (Photo courtesy of Mr Rex Harvey) A.H.L. Harvey (Photo courtesy of Mr Rex Harvey)
Son of Eng.R.Adm. Harold Lane Harvey, RN, and Dorothy Bartlett.
12.05.1921
Totnes district, Devon
-
26.06.1985
36A Rawlings Street, Westminster district, London SW3
Cadet 01.09.1938
Midsh. 01.05.1939
A/S.Lt. 01.01.1941
S.Lt. 01.05.1941
Lt. 01.01.1943
Lt.Cdr. 01.01.1951 (retd 28.07.1961)
Distinguished Service Cross DSC 28.10.1941 sinking Italian submarine Barracca 08.09.41 [decoration posted]
Mention in Despatches MID 20.10.1942 sinking U-boat 04.08.42
Mention in Despatches MID 04.04.1944 Aegean operations 09-11.43
Mention in Despatches MID 13.06.1957 Suez operations
Education: RN College, Dartmouth (Hood Term, then Blake House 01.01.1935-02.08.1938; Admiralty No. 1488; Cadet Captain 10th & 11th Terms).
12.09.1938 - (04.)1939 HMS Vindictive (cadet training cruiser)
01.05.1939 - (09.1939) HMS Rodney (battleship) (Home Fleet)
(04.1940)     HMS Rodney (battleship) *
(10.1940)     no appointment listed
06.01.1941 - (02.)1941 promotion course, Portsmouth [HMS Victory]
12.06.1941 - (06.)1944 HMS Croome (destroyer) (DSC, despatches twice)
(10.1944) - (07.1945) HMS St George (training establishment, Douglas, Isle of Man) *
11.1945 - (10.1947) HMS Charity (destroyer) (from ... 1947 in command)
04.1948 - (05.1950) HMS Hawke (Upper Yardmen's College, Exbury House, Exbury, Southampton)
(05.1951)     HMS Jaseur *
20.04.1953 - (01.1955) HMS Phoenix (RN ABCD School, Portsmouth)
(04.1955)     HMS Phoenicia *
18.04.1955 - (01.1956) Commanding Officer, HM LCT (8) 4040 (landing craft, tank)
(01.1957)     HM LCT (8) 4040 (landing craft, tank) *
(1957)     HMS Bastion (despatches)
(01.1959) - (07.1961) Admiralty [HMS President] *
Civil servant.
* indexed, but not listed as such
Harvey,
Harold Geoffrey Leech
H.G.L. Harvey
Son of ... Harvey, and Ada Harvey (née ...). 
Married (04.11.1919, Bristol) Enid Dorothy Mary Shirley.

Service record AVAILABLE (Courtesy of Mr Gerry Wright)

27.05.1890
Clifton, Barton Regis district, Gloucestershire
-
(06?).1974
Kingsbridge district
Midsh.
15.09.1906
S.Lt.
30.11.1909
Lt.
29.02.1912
Lt.Cdr.
29.02.1920 (half-pay 01.03.1932; own request) (retd 28.05.1932; own request)
Cdr. (retd)
28.05.1932 (reactivated 10.04.1940) (dispersal 13.09.1945) (reld 12.11.1945) (reverted to retd 13.11.1945)
Capt. RNVR
31.10.1937-09.04.1940
A/Cdr.
17.04.1940-07.07.1942
Officer of the Order of the British Empire (Civil Division) OBE
01.01.1951
New Year 51
15.05.1905
-
15.09.1906
HMS Britannia (RN College, Dartmouth)
15.09.1906
-
04.09.1907
HMS Argyll (armoured cruiser)
04.09.1907
-
27.12.1909
HMS Duncan (battleship) (lent to HMS Exmouth (battleship) 30.11.1909-27.12.1909)
27.12.1909
-
18.01.1910
RN Barracks, Portsmouth [HMS Victory]
31.03.1910
-
05.05.1910
admitted to RN Hospital, Haslar (suffering from  mumps)
28.06.1910
-
11.1910
HMS Seal (destroyer)
26.11.1910
-
06.1911
HMS Ouse (trawler) [HMS Blake (destroyer depot ship)]
13.06.1911
-
07.1911
HMS Teazer (destroyer)
07.1911
-
22.06.1912
HMS St Vincent (battleship)
22.06.1912
-
09.03.1914
HMS Shannon (armoured cruiser)
24.03.1914
-
01.05.1914
HMS Hindustan (battleship) (temporary)
01.05.1914
-
05.06.1914
HMS St George (destroyer depot ship) (additional; temporary)
05.06.1914
-
07.1914
HMS Victory (RN base, Portsmouth) (for HMS [Whart?])
29.07.1914
-
08.03.1915
HMS Thetis (minelayer)
09.03.1915
-
07.05.1915
attentive for HMS Maori (destroyer) [sunk by a mine off Zeebrugge]
05.1915
-
18.11.1918
prisoner of war in German captivity (Heidelberg, Krefeld, Schwanstadt, Holzminden; from 23.03.1918 in Holland for internement; repatriated & arrived in the UK 18.11.1918)
13.01.1919
-
10.1919
Commanding Officer, HMS Mimosa (sloop) [HMS Egmont (RN base, Malta)]
10.11.1919
-
16.05.1920
HMS Victory (RN base, Portsmouth) (additional; for physical and recreational training course; qualified as P&RT Officer) 
30.05.1920
-
04.08.1920
HMS Victory (RN base, Portsmouth) (for [...])
04.08.1920
-
01.05.1922
HMS [President?] (additional; for physical and recreational duties at RN College, Dartmouth)
01.05.1922
-
15.05.1924
HMS Castor (light cruiser)
15.05.1924
-
06.08.1926
HMS Victory (additional; for physical and recreational duties & as Assistant to Commander for Maintenance & P&RT duties on staff of Commander-in-Chief, Portsmouth)
06.08.1926
-
25.12.1926
HMS Columbine (RN base, Port Edgar) (additional; for physical and recreational training duties with Boys' Training at Port Edgar Base)
25.12.1926
-
30.05.1927
HMS Victory (additional; for Physical and Recreational Training School)
30.05.1927
-
14.12.1928
HMS St Vincent (boys' training establishment, Forton) (and for physical and recreational training duties) [approved to relinquish specialist qualification as P&RT Officer 12.1928]
14.12.1928
-
12.01.1929
HMS Excellent (gunnery school, Portsmouth) (for short course & to be lent to HMS Dryad for short instruction)
12.01.1929
-
18.01.1929
HMS President (additional)
18.01.1929
-
01.03.1932
Officer Instructor, Severn Division RNVR (Bristol)
31.10.1937
-
10.04.1940
Commanding Officer, Severn Division RNVR [with rank of Capt. RNVR]
10.04.1940
-
17.04.1940
HMS Ganges (seaman basic training establishment, Shotley) (additional)
17.04.1940
-
07.07.1942
Executive Officer, HMS Ganges (seaman basic training establishment, Shotley)
07.07.1942
-
20.07.1942
HMS President (additional; for duty outside Admiralty with Director of Local Defence Division (additional; temporary))
20.07.1942
-
11.1944
CALO [ = Command Airspace Liaison Officer?] on staff of Commander-in-Chief Eastern Fleet [HMS Tana (RN base, Kilindini, Kenya), from 25.08.1943 HMS Lanka (RN base, Colombo, Ceylon)] (additional)
11.1944

21.02.1945 
HMS Drake (RN base, Devonport) (additional; for passage to UK & leave)
21.02.1945
-
12.09.1945
HMS Yeoman (RN base, Thames) (additional; Welfare Service Officer on staff of Flag Officer-in-Charge)
Harvey,
Harold Lane
H.L. Harvey (Photo courtesy of Mr Rex Harvey) H.L. Harvey (Photo courtesy of Mr Rex Harvey)
Only son of H.B. Harvey, of Bournemouth.
Married ((09?).1913, Staines district, Middlesex) Dorothy Bartlett, daughter of A. Bartlett, of Bath; two sons (Lt.Cdr. Antony Herbert Lane Harvey, RN).

11.07.1884
Christchurch district, Hampshire
-
10.01.1960
Teddington, Middlesex
Eng. Cadet ?
Eng.S.Lt. 01.07.1905
Eng.Lt. 01.01.1908
Eng.Lt.Cdr. 01.01.1916
Eng.Cdr. 31.12.1921
Eng.Capt. 31.12.1931
Eng.R.Adm. 28.09.1938 (retd 11.07.1944)
Companion of the Order of the Bath CB 01.07.1941 HM's birthday 41 [investiture 29.07.41]
Mention in Despatches LoP 1944? Operation Neptune (Normandy 06.44)
Education: Queen Elizabeth's School, Wimborne; RN Engineering College, Keyham.
1905     HMS Duncan (Channel Fleet)
1914? - 1915? HMS Venerable (battleship)
1915? - 1917? HMS Emperor of India (battleship)
1917? - (01.1919) HMS Thruster (torpedo-boat destroyer)
      HMS Sturgeon (destroyer) [tender to RN College, Dartmouth]
09.01.1922 - 1924 Staff of Rear-Admiral, Yangtse [HMS Bee (river gunboat) (and for duty with gunboats on Yangtse)
15.08.1924 - (01.)1925 HMS Saumarez (flotilla leader) [tender to RN Engineering College, Keyham, Devonport)
09.1925 - (08.1929) Engineer Officer, HMS Cornwall (UK & China)
29.04.1930 - (01.)1932 Eng.Cdr. in command of Mechanical Training Establishment, Devonport (for charge of mechanical and instructional training and for repair duties)
(09.1932)     no appointment listed
(01.1933)     no appointment listed
01.01.1933 - 31.01.1933 HMS Revenge (battleship) (Mediterranean)
01.02.1933 - (07.)1934 Squadron Engineer Officer, 1st Battle Squsdron on staff of Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean [HMS Revenge (battleship), then HMS Queen Elizabeth (battleship), accommodated in HMS Resource (rapair ship)]
(08.1934) - (11.1934) no appointment listed
01.12.1934 - 08.12.1938 Eng.Capt. in command of Mechanical Training Establishment, Chatham [HMS Pembroke]
27.12.1937 - 1938 also: Naval ADC to the King
(02.1939) - (04.1939) no appointment listed
07.04.1939 - 20.04.1944 on staff of Commander-in-Chief, Plymouth [HMS Drake (RN base, Devonport)] (CB)
17.05.1944 - 11.07.1944 on staff of Commander-in-Chief, Plymouth [HMS Drake (RN base, Devonport)] (letter of praise)
Admiralty Regional Officer (Wales), 1945-1948.
Harvey,
John Dwight
J.D. Harvey

Son of Turlington Harvey and Mary Harvey (née Dwight).
Husband of Joyce Elizabeth Harvey (née Marett) of Duxbury, Massachusetts, USA.
1900 ?
-
19.07.1945
Mascot Airfield, Sydney (aircraft crash) [age 45]
[Sydney War Cemetery 2Z.A.1]
A/S.Lt.
15.09.1921
S.Lt.
28.07.1924, seniority 15.09.1921
Lt.
16.02.1925, seniority 15.08.1923
Lt.Cdr.
15.08.1931
Cdr. 
31.12.1936
A/Capt.
> 02.1943, < 06.1943
Mention in Despatches MID
23.01.1941
Operation Menace (attack on Dakar 23-25.09.40)
03.01.1923
-
(08.1923)
promotion course, RN College, Greenwich [HMS President]
22.09.1924
-
(01.)1925
HMS Frobisher (cruiser) (Mediterranean)
05.10.1925
-
(05.)1926
observers' course [HMS Excellent]
01.10.1926
-
(07.1927)
observer, HMS Eagle (aircraft carrier) (Mediterranean)
09.06.1929
-
(08.)1929
photographic course, RAF School of Photography, Farnborough)
23.09.1929
-
(01.)1934
HMS Courageous (aircraft carrier) (Mediterranean)
05.10.1934
-
(02.)1937
HMS Hermes (aircraft carrier) (China)
(07.1937)


no appointment listed
11.01.1938
-
(10.1938)
staff course, RN Staff College, Greenwich
07.03.1939
-
(04.)1939
HMS Victory (RN base, Portsmouth) (for duty with Naval Air Stations)
24.05.1939
-
(04.1940)
HMS Daedalus (RN Air Station, Lee-on-Solent)
(09.1940)
-
(02.1941?)
HMS Resolution (battleship) *
06.1942
-
(08.1943)
HMS Kipanga (RN Air Station, Killindini, Kenya)
10.08.1943
-
(10.)1943)
Chief Staff Officer to Rear-Admiral Naval Air Stations Indian Ocean [HMS Ukussa (RN Air Station, Katukurunda, Ceylon)]
10.1943
-
(06.1944)
Chief Staff Officer to Rear-Admiral Naval Air Stations Indian Ocean [HMS Bherunda (RN Air Station, Colombo, Ceylon)]
?
-
19.07.1945
HMS Malabar (RN base, Bermuda)
* (02.1941) still indexed, but no longer listed as such
Harvey,
John Douglas
J.D. Harvey

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10.10.1891
-
died between 08.1983 and 08.1989
Midsh.
?
S.Lt.
15.05.1912
Lt.
15.05.1914
Lt.Cdr.
15.05.1922 (retd 11.10.1934)
Cdr. (retd)
11.10.1934 (reverted to retd > 07.1945, < 04.1946)
A/Capt. (retd)
> 04.1940, < 02.1941
15.05.1904
 
 
entered RN
11.1922
-
(08.1923)
Commanding Officer, HMS Sparrowhawk (torpedo-boat destroyer)
01.09.1924
-
(01.1925)
Commanding Officer, HMS Volunteer (destroyer) (Mediterranean)
(05.1926)


no appointment listed
01.05.1926
-
(07.1927)
Commanding Officer, HMS Whirlwind (destroyer) (Atlantic Fleet)
10.04.1928
-
(04.)1930
HMS Egmont (RN base, Malta) (for command of destroyers in reserve)
(10.1930)


no appointment listed
01.01.1931
-
(09.1932)
HMS Egmont (RN base, Malta)
27.12.1933
-
(01.1934)
First Lieutenant, HMS Enchantress (Admiralty yacht)
25.08.1939
-
(02.)1941
CO? HMS Paragon (RN base, Hartlepool)
09.1941
-
(06.)1943
Commanding Officer, HMS Alcantara (armed merchant cruiser)
(08.1943)


no appointment listed
09.1943
-
(04.)1944
HMS Brontosaurus (Combined Operations base, Castle Toward, Dunoon, Argyll)
01.06.1944
-
(06.1944)
Commanding Officer, HMS Braganza II (independent command, administrative & maintenance staff of Combined Operations & Dockyard, Bombay, India) & as SOASC (I)
01.05.1945
-
15.11.1945
Commanding Officer, HMS Nabbington (Command of No. 1 MONAB [Mobile Naval Air Base], Nowra, NSW, Australia) *
* according to Royal Navy Research Archive; the Navy List gives as date of appointment  28.03.1945
Harvey,
John Robert Garstin
J.R.G. Harvey
07.04.1904
Kensington, Greater London, Middlesex
-
died between 08.1983 and 08.1989
Midsh.
15.05.1922
A/S.Lt.
15.09.1924
S.Lt.
11.03.1926, seniority 15.07.1925
Lt.
24.04.1928, seniority 15.01.1928 (retd 24. 01.1934; own request)
Lt.Cdr. (retd)
15.01.1936
Cdr. (retd)
07.04.1944 (reverted to retd > 04.1946)
03.10.1922
-
(08.1923)
HMS Royal Sovereign (battleship)
01.01.1925
-
(01.1925)
promotion course, RN College, Greenwich [HMS President]
14.02.1927
-
(07.1927)
HMS L 71 (submarine)
03.04.1928
-
(08.)1929
First Lieutenant, HMS H 24 (submarine)
12.12.1929
-
(04.)1930
HMS Walrus (destroyer) (Mediterranean)
27.09.1930
-
(02.)1931
First Lieutenant, HMS L 20 (submarine) (Group "D" submarines in reserve at Portsmouth)
31.03.1931
-
(09.1932)
First Lieutenant, HMS Orpheus (submarine) (China)
16.08.1933
-
(01.1934)
Commanding Officer, HMS Alresford (twin screw minesweeper) (Portsmouth)
01.03.1939
-
(08.)1939
HMS Caledonia (boys' training ship, Rosyth)
07.10.1939
-
(04.)1940
Commanding Officer, HMS H 50 (submarine)
04.1940
-
(02.)1941
Commanding Officer, HMS Osiris (submarine)
20.02.1941
-
(10.)1942
Commanding Officer, HMS Otway (submarine)
(12.1942)


HMS Cyclops (submarine repair ship, Rothesay)
05.01.1943
-
(02.)1943
submarine depot [HMS Dolphin] (for submarines)
17.04.1943
-
(06.)1943
HMS Titania (submarine depot ship)
05.1943
-
(10.)1943
Commanding Officer, HMS Otway (submarine)
10.11.1943
-
(12.1943)
Commanding Officer, HMS Trusty (submarine)
01.03.1944
-
(07.1945)
Commanding Officer, HMS Safari (submarine)
(04.1946)


HMS Elfin (submarine base) *
* indexed, but not listed as such
Harwood,
Eric
E. Harwood
Only son of Harold Harwood, and ... Vyse, of Halifax, Yorkshire.
Engaged (1942) Charlotte Patricia 'Shallie" Simms, WRNS, youngest daughter of Mr & Mrs H.G. Simms, of Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire.
Married Alma ...; one son, one daughter.
(12?).1920
Halifax district, Yorkshire
-
19.10.2008
Silkstone, South Yorkshire
Cadet (E)
01.05.1939
S.Lt. (E)
01.12.1940
A/Lt. (E)
< 10.1943
Lt. (E)
1943?, seniority 01.07.1942
Lt.Cdr. (E)
01.07.1950 (retd 1959/60?)
Member of the Order of the British Empire (Military Division) MBE
01.01.1957
New Year 57 [investiture 04.03.58]
01.05.1939
-
(09.1939)
special entry cadet, HMS Vindictive (cadet training cruiser)
09.01.1940
-
(02.)1943
engineering course, RN Engineering College, Keyham [HMS Drake]
28.04.1943
-
(10.)1943
HMS Formidable (aircraft carrier)
13.11.1943
-
(07.)1945
HMS Rodney (battleship)
17.10.1945
-
(04.1946)
HMS Triumph (light fleet aircraft carrier)
(07.1948)
 
 
no appointment listed
19.01.1949
-
(05.1950)
HMS Raleigh (training establishment, Torpoint)
07.1951
-
(05.1953)
HMS Armada (destroyer)
?
-
(07.1954)
HMS Pembroke (RN base, Chatham) *
01.03.1955
-
(01.1957)
HMS Woodbridge Haven (minesweeper support ship)
?
-
(01.1959)
HMS Cochrane (RN Barracks, Donibristle, Fife)
Harwood,
Sir Henry Harwood
H.H. Harwood



H.H. Harwood H.H. Harwood
H.H. Harwood
H.H. Harwood
H.H. Harwood H.H. Harwood
H.H. Harwood H.H. Harwood
Son of late Surtees Harwood Harwood,
barrister of Ashmans Hall, Suffolk, and Mary Cecilia Ullathorne.
Married (1924) Joan Chard, daughter of late Selway Chard, Magnolia House, West Tarring, Sussex; two sons.

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19.01.1888
St George Hanover Square, London
-
09.06.1950
Goring-on-
Thames, Oxfordshire
Midsh.
1904
A/S.Lt.
30.07.1907
S.Lt.
09.04.1908, seniority 30.07.1907
Lt.
05.08.1909, seniority 30.07.1908
Lt.Cdr.
30.07.1916
Cdr.
30.06.1921
Capt.
31.12.1928
Cdre. 2nd cl.
17.09.1936?
Cdre. 1st cl.
25.08.1939?
R.Adm.
13.12.1939
A/Adm.
22.04.1942?
V.Adm.
06.02.1943 (retd 15.08.1945; medically unfit)
Adm. (retd)
1945
Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath KCB
23.12.1939
action with the Admiral Graf Spee 13.12.39
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE
17.07.1919
?
Mention in Despatches MID
01.01.1941
New Year 41
War Cross (Greece)
GrWC
17.04.1943
services to Greek navy
Gold Medal of Concepcion (Chile)
1939?
Concepcion earthquake 24.01.39
Grand Offier, Order of Merit (Chile)
06.09.1940
Concepcion earthquake 24.01.39

 

Education: HMS Britannia
15.01.1903


entered navy, specialized in torpedo
(1919)


HMS Royal Sovereign, 1st Battle Squadron
01.08.1922
-
(08.1923)
Plans Division, Admiralty [HMS President]
01.01.1925
-
(01.)1925
Squadron Torpedo Officer, 3rd Battle Squadron [HMS Iron Duke (battleship)] (Mediterranean)
04.08.1925
-
(05.1926)
Fleet Torpedo Officer, Mediterranean [HMS Queen Elizabeth (battleship)]
01.06.1927
-
(06.1928)
Commanding Officer, HMS Cumberland (cruiser) (while under construction)
01.08.1929
-
(04.)1930
Commanding Officer, HMS Warwick (destroyer) & SO 9th Destroyer Division (Atlantic Fleet)
22.09.1930
-
(10.1930)
tactical course, Portsmouth [HMS Victory]
14.01.1931
-
(01.)1932
Imperial Defence Course, Imperial Defence College
28.03.1932
-
(01.)1934
Flag Captain, HMS London (cruiser) & Chief Staff Officer to R.Adm. Commanding 1st Cruiser Squadron
28.07.1934
-
(02.)1936
staff, Royal Naval War College, Greenwich [HMS President]
17.09.1936
-
25.08.1939
Commodore Commanding South American Division of the America and West Indies Station & Commanding Officer, HMS Exeter (cruiser)
25.08.1939
-
(04.)1940
Commodore / Rear-Admiral Commanding South American Division of the America and West Indies Station [(Dec. 1939 commanded action against Graf Spee] [from 01.1940 HMS Hawkins (cruiser)]
02.12.1940
-
04.1942
a Lord Commissioner of the Admiralty and Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Foreign) [HMS President]
22.04.1942
-
02.1943
Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean Station [HMS Nile], renamed:
1943
-
1943
Commander-in-Chief, Levant
(06.1943)
-
(12.1943)
no appointment listed (engaged in flank support & seaborne supply of Eighth Army)
15.04.1944
-
(1.3.?)1945
Flag Officer commanding Orkneys and Shetlands [HMS Proserpine]
Naval ADC to the King, 01.08.1939-?
Haselfoot,
Wilfrid Frederick
W.F. Haselfoot
Son of Charles Edward and Elinor D'engayne Haselfoot.
Husband of Jean Dorothea Catneron Haselfoot, of Alverstoke, Hampshire.
(06?).1908
Headington district, Buckinghamshire / Oxfordshire
-
10.04.1940
(MPK) [age 32]
[Portsmouth Naval Memorial, panel 36, column 3]
Cadet
15.09.1925
Midsh.
15.05.1926
A/S.Lt.
(01.1929)
S.Lt.
01.03.1929
Lt.
01.04.1930
Lt.Cdr.
01.04.1938
29.08.1925
-
(06.1928)
HMS Hood (battlecruiser) (Atlantic Fleet)
(01.1929)
-
04.1929
promotion course, RN College, Greenwich [HMS President]
04.1929
-
(08.1929)
promotion course, Portsmouth
06.01.1930
-
(04.)1930
submarine course, Portsmouth [HMS Dolphin]
05.05.1930
-
(08.)1930
HMS Dolphin (submarine depot, Gosport) (for submarines)
29.11.1930
-
(07.1932)
HMS Phoenix (submarine) (China) [tender to HMS Medway]
(09.1932)
 
 
no appointment listed
(01.1933)
 
 
HMS London (cruiser) (Mediterranean)
05.04.1933
-
(06.1933)
HMS Duncan (flotilla leader, 1st Destroyer Flotilla) (Mediterranean)
08.01.1934
-
(08.)1934
First Lieutenant, HMS L 53 (submarine) (Portsmouth) [tender to HMS Dolphin]
22.10.1934
-
(02.)1936
HMS Salmon (submarine) [until ship was commissioned at 05.01.1935 also for duty with Commander Superintendent of Contract-built Ships & for duty with submarines] (Mediterranean) [tender to HMS Cyclops]
17.06.1936
-
(08.)1936
HMS Cyclops (submarine depot ship) (Mediterranean) (for submarines)
31.10.1936
-
04.01.1937
HMS Victory (additional; for foreign service leave)
04.01.1937
-
17.04.1937
submarine Commanding Officers' qualifying course [HMS Dolphin]
17.04.1937
-
15.04.1938
Commanding Officer, HMS H 49 (submarine) [tender to HMS Dolphin]
16.04.1938
-
(04.)1939
HMS Barham (battleship) (Mediterranean)
(08.1939)
-
(09.1939)
no appointment listed
06.11.1939
-
27.01.1940
Commanding Officer, HMS H 49 (submarine) [tender to HMS Dolphin]
27.01.1940
-
20.02.1940
HMS Forth (submarine depot ship) (as spare Commanding Officer for submarines)
20.02.1940
-
10.04.1940
Commanding Officer, HMS Thistle (submarine) [tender to HMS Forth] (missing, presumed killed when ship was torpedoed & sunk by U-4 off Norway)
Hastings,
Edward George Godolphin
"Jack"
E.G.G. Hastings
Son of Adm. Alexander Plantagenet Hastings.
Married (26.04.1922) Hon. Grisell Cochrane-Baillie, daughter of Sir Charles Wallace Alexander Napier Cochrane-Baillie, 2nd Baron Lamington and Hon. Mary Haughton Hozier.

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17.11.1887
Greenwich district, Greater London
-
15.06.1973

A/S.Lt.
30.04.1907
S.Lt.
30.12.1907, seniority 30.04.1907
Lt.
31.12.1909
Lt.Cdr.
31.12.1917
Cdr.
30.06.1923 (retd 29.04.1937)
Capt. (retd)
29.04.1937
Commander of the Order of the British Empire (Civilian Division) CBE
01.01.1946
New Year 46: Foreign Office service
Officer of the Order of the British Empire (Military Division) OBE
01.01.1919
New Year 19
Officer of the Legion of Merit (US) LM
16.07.1946
service at BAD, Washington
Mention in Despatches MID
12.12.1918
?
15.09.1902
 
 
entered RN
...
-
...
...
03.09.1939
-
(02.)1941
Naval Intelligence Division [HMS President]
01.06.1941
-
(12.1941)
HMS President (for special and miscellaneous duties)
01.04.1942
-
(02.)1943
HMS Saker (British Admiralty Delegation, Washington, DC)
(06.)1943
-
(04.1946) 
no appointment listed: employed in a Department of the Foreign Office
Havergal,
Christopher Ridley
C.R. Havergal
Married (1935, New Zealand) Cherry Anderson; one son, two daughters.
10.06.1907
Brent Eleigh, Suffolk
-
11.09.2005
Midsh. (E)
15.09.1926
S.Lt. (E)
01.02.1929
Lt. (E)
01.04.1931
Lt.Cdr. (E)
01.04.1939
Cdr. (E)
30.06.1942 (retd 1954)
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE
19.05.1942
loss of HMS Kandahar
Distinguished Service Cross DSC
10.03.1942
withdrawal from Crete
15.09.1926
-
(10.1930)
engineering course, RN Engineering College, Keyham [HMS Vivid]
06.01.1931
-
(09.1932)
HMS Revenge (battleship) (Mediterranean)
03.08.1933
-
(02.)1936
HMS Diomede (cruiser) (New Zealand, Aden/Red Sea)
20.06.1936
-
(08.)1938
HMS Glasgow (cruiser) (Home Fleet) [ship commissioned 20.06.1937]
(10.1938)


no appointment listed
05.01.1939
-
20.12.1941
Flotilla Engineer Officer, HMS Kandahar (Indian Ocean, Mediterranean) (ship sunk)
02.04.1942
-
(06.1944)
Flotilla Engineer Officer, HMS Quilliam (destroyer) (UK, North Africa, Sicily, Italy, Ceylon)
01.02.1945
-
(07.1945)
HMS Powerful (fleet carrier) (Belfast)
01.01.1946
-
(04.)1946
HMS Ferret (RN base, Lodonderry) (decommissioned the USN submarine base at Londonderry)



Executive Officer,  HMS .... (RN Air Station)
01.10.1946
-
(07.1948)
Squadron Engineer Officer, HMNZS Bellona (cruiser)



RNZN's Engineer-in-Chief
24.08.1949
-
(05.1950)
staff, Commander-in-Chief, Nore [HMS Pembroke (RN base, Chatham)]
31.12.1951
-
(05.1953)
HMS Mars
AMIMechE
Havers,
John William
J.W. Havers

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16.02.1895
Bayswater, London
-
04.05.1968

Egerton, Ashford district, Kent
... ...
Lt. ? (retd 19.04.1920; own request)
Lt.Cdr. (retd) 15.05.1925 (dispersed 31.08.1945) (reld 26.10.1945) (reverted to retd 27.10.1945; granted war service rank of Cdr.)
A/Cdr. (retd) > 08.1942, < 02.1943
15.01.1908     entered RN
.. - ... ...
07.06.1940 - 31.08.1945 HMS Condor (RN Air Station, Arbroath) (from > 04.1945, < 07.1945 as Commanding Officer)
* indexed, but not listed as such
Haward,
Gerard Henry Stacpoole
G.H.S. Haward
Son of William and E.A. Haward.
Husband of Diana Auriol Haward, of Seaford, Sussex.
(06?).1909
East Preston, Sussex
-
27.04.1940
(KIA) [age 30]
[Portsmouth Naval Memorial, panel 36, column 1]
Midsh.
01.09.1928
A/S.Lt.
01.01.1931
S.Lt.
1932, seniority 01.09.1930 
Lt.
01.04.1932
Lt.Cdr.
01.04.1940
01.09.1928
-
(04.1930)
HMS Repulse (battlecruiser) (Atlantic Fleet)
(02.1931)


no appointment listed
17.08.1931
-
(01.)1932
promotion course, Portsmouth
19.08.1932
-
(07.1934)
HMS Phoenix (submarine) (China)
30.05.1935
-
(07.)1935
HMS Titania (submarine depot ship) (6th Submarine Flotilla) (for submarines)
03.10.1935
-
(02.1936)
First Lieutenant, HMS H 28 (submarine) (6th Submarine Flotilla, Portland)
03.01.1937
-
(10.)1938
First Lieutenant, HMS Porpoise (submarine) (2nd Submarine Flotilla)
02.01.1939
-
(04.)1939
submarine Commanding Officers' course, Portsmouth [HMS Dolphin]
01.08.1939
-
27.04.1940
Commanding Officer, HMS Sterlet (submarine) [ship sunk by German surface craft in Skagerrak]
Hawkesworth,
Richard Arthur
R.A. Hawkesworth
Only son of late John Hawkesworth,
of Forest, Mountrath, Queen's Co., Ireland.
Married 1st ((12?).1944, Kensington district, London; divorced 1948) Jean Ellen Millington-Drake (28.05.1922 - 29.02.1960), elder daughter (with two brothers and one sister) of Sir Eugen John Henry Vanderstegen Millington-Drake (1889-1972), and Lady Effie Mackay; one son. Jean Hawkesworth remarried (1948) Ruggero Spano.
Married 2nd ((03?).1949, Plympton district, Devonshire) Mrs  Violet Esmé "Mouse" Feild (earlier Hassall, née Bentley); two step-daughters.

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18.11.1890
-
22.06.1968
Royal Masonic Hospital, Hammersmith district, London (late of Yarmouth, Isle of Wight)
... ...
Paum.Cdr. 18.11.1929
Paym.Capt. = Capt. (S) 31.12.1939 (retd 13.01.1946; age)
A/R.Adm. (S) 15.02.1944
Companion of the Order of the Bath CB 01.01.1946 New Year 46
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE 1919 ?
Mention in Despatches MID 11.06.1942 HM's birthday 42
Letter of Praise LoP 1944? Operation Neptune (Normandy 06.44)
Beauford Testimonial and the Wharton Testimonial with Gold Medal
Education: passed Accountant Officers Technical Course; qualified as interpreter in French (04.1909) & lower standard (01.1932).
15.07.1908     entered RN
... - ... ...
(04.1940)     no appointment listed
08.04.1940 - (10.1940) RN Barracks, Devonport [HMS Drake] (for supply duties)
11.11.1940 - 30.03.1942 Fleet Accountant Officer on staff of Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean [HMS Queen Elizabeth (battleship)] (despatches)
(08.1942)     no appointment listed
08.09.1942 - 14.02.1944 RN Barracks, Devonport [HMS Drake] (for Division I)
15.02.1944 - 14.11.1945 Command Supply Officer & Port Librarian, Plymouth [HMS Drake (RN base, Devonport)] (CB, letter of praise)
Hawkins,
Frederick William
F.W. Hawkins
Son of William J. and Flora M. Hawkins.
Husband of Winifred Hawkins, of Freston, Suffolk.
1910 ?
-
13.06.1944
(KIA) [age 34]
[Chatham Naval Memorial, 74, 3]
Prob. Midsh. RNR
12.02.1930
Midsh. RNR
?, seniority 12.02.1930
A/S.Lt. RNR
18.11.1932
S.Lt. RNR
02.05.1937
Lt. RNR
20.09.1937, seniority 30.05.1937
Lt.
19.07.1938, seniority 18.11.1935
Lt.Cdr.
16.11.1943
01.11.1930
-
(02.1931)
HMS Dorsetshire (cruiser) (Atlantic Fleet)
14.03.1937
-
(07.)1937
HMS Woolston (destroyer) (Portland) (to complete 3 months' training)
29.10.1937
-
(02.)1938
HMS H 33 (submarine)
18.03.1938
-
(06.)1938
HMS Spearfish (submarine)
22.07.1938
-
(04.1940)
HMS Mackay (destroyer)
(02.1941)


HMS Calliope (RN base, Tyne) *
(08.1942)
-
09.1942
Combined Operations Headquarters
09.1942
-
11.1943
Commanding Officer, HMS Woolston (destroyer)
11.1943
-
12.1943
Commanding Officer, HMS Pathfinder (destroyer)
28.12.1943
-
13.06.1944
Commanding Officer, HMS Boadicea (destroyer) (KIA)
* indexed, but not listed as such
Hawkins,
Herbert Henry
H.H. Hawkins

?
-
12.2004 still alive
A/Gnr.
28.10.1944
Gnr.
?, seniority 28.10.1944
A/Lt.
29.04.1948
Lt.
11.10.1949, seniority 31.07.1946
Lt.Cdr.
31.07.1954 (General List 01.01.1957) (retd 07.03.1960)
07.06.1945
-
(07.1945)
HMS Chequers (destroyer)
(04.1946)


HMS Charity (destroyer) *
(07.1948)


no appointment listed
16.05.1949
-
(05.1950)
HMS Myngs (destroyer)
04.1953
-
(05.1953)
Commanding Officer, MMS 1532 (motor minesweeper)
07.12.1954
-
(01.1956)
Commanding Officer, HMS Plover (coastal minelayer)
* indexed, but not listed as such
Hawkins,
William Alan Frank
W.A.F. Hawkins

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23.04.1908
Bromsgrove district, Hereford and Worcester / Shropshire / Staffordshire / Worcestershire
-
10.1989

Portsmouth district, Hampshire
...
...
Lt.
01.08.1931
Lt.Cdr.
01.08.1939
Cdr.
30.06.1943
Capt.
31.12.1948 (retd 07.01.1958)
Distinguished Service Order DSO

01.09.1942

Operation Harpoon [investiture 29.06.43]
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE
27.06.1941
towing HMS Leeds Castle after being attacked by aircraft [investiture 21.10.41]
Distinguished Service Cross DSC
16.08.1940
Dunkirk 06.40 [investiture 03.09.40]
Distinguished Service Cross DSC
07.03.1944
sinking of the Scharnhorst [decoration posted]
15.03.1925     entered RN
.. - ... ...
17.01.1939

-
(09.)1939
Commanding Officer, HMS Sardonyx (destroyer) (Portsmouth Local Destroyer Flotilla)
30.12.1939
-
(12.)1941
Commanding Officer, HMS Winchelsea (destroyer)
17.12.1941
-
18.12.1942
Commanding Officer, HMS Partridge (destroyer) [ship torpedoed & sunk by U-565 west of Oran, Algeria]
16.01.1943
-
(10.)1943
Staff Officer (Operations) on staff of V.Adm. Commanding 10th Cruiser Squadron [HMS Belfast (cruiser)]
(12.1943)
 
 
HMS Belfast (cruiser) *
(04.1944)
-
(06.1944)
no appointment listed
14.06.1944
-
(04.1946)
Commanding Officer, HMS Whirlwind (destroyer)
... - ... ...
02.01.1955 - 30.07.1955 Commanding Officer, HMS Albion (light aircraft carrier)
* indexed, but not listed as such
Hayes,
[Sir] John Osler Chattock
H.H. Hawkins H.H. Hawkins
H.H. Hawkins 
Elder son of late Major L.C. Hayes, RAMC and Mrs Hayes.
Married (1939) Hon. Rosalind Mary Finlay, only daughter of 2nd and last Viscount Finlay of Nairn; two sons, one daughter.
09.05.1913
Bermuda
-
07.09.1998
Inverness
...
...
Lt.
01.06.1935
Lt.Cdr.
01.06.1943
Cdr.
30.06.1948
Capt.
30.06.1953
R.Adm.
07.07.1962
V.Adm.
29.09.1965 (retd 1968)
Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath KCB
10.06.1967
HM's birthday 67 [investiture 18.10.67]
Companion of the Order of the Bath CB
13.06.1964
HM's birthday 64 [investiture 22.07.64]
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE
14.08.1945
relief of Greece [investiture 13.11.45]

King Gustav V of Sweden Jubilee Medal, 1948 (visit to  Stockholm 1948)

Education: RN College, Dartmouth
1927


entered RN
...
-
...
...
01.09.1938
-
(08.1939)
HMS Vindictive (cruiser; cadet training cruiser)
(04.1940)
 
 
no appointment listed
27.12.1940
-
(02.1942)
HMS Repulse (Singapore)
08.06.1942
-
(08.)1942
HMS London (cruiser)
04.12.1942
-
(08.)1943)
HMS Kent (Russian convoys)
(10.1943)
-
(12.1943)
no appointment listed
12.1943
-
(07.1945)
Staff Officer (Operations) to Vice-Admiral Malta and Flag Officer Central Mediterranean [HMS St Angelo (RN base, Malta)]
...
-
...
...
07.1962
-
1964
Naval Secretary to First Sea Lord
1964
-
1966
Flag Officer Flotillas, Home Fleet
1966
-
1968
Flag Officer Scotland and Northern Ireland
Chairman, Cromarty Firth Port Authority, 1974-1977. President, Scottish Council, King George's Fund for Sailors, 1968-1978. Lord­Lieutenant of Ross and Cromarty, Skye and Lochalsh, 1977-1988.
Published: Face the Music: a sailor's story (1991)
* indexed, but not listed as such
Hayward-Butt,
Michael
M. Hayward-Butt

21.12.1921
-
03.1991
Oxford district, Oxfordshire
Midsh.
01.09.1939
S.Lt.
01.09.1941
Lt.
16.03.1943
Lt.Cdr.
16.03.1951
Cdr.
11.12.1955
Capt.
30.06.1964 (retd 02.09.1969; medically  unfit)
26.08.1939
-
(02.)1941
HMS Enterprise (cruiser)
10.10.1941
-
(02.)1943
HMS Wanderer (destroyer)
(06.1943) - (10.1943)  HMS Inconstant (destroyer) *
09.11.1943
-
(12.1943)
HMS Inconstant (destroyer)
(04.1944)

(07.1945) 
HMS Inconstant (destroyer) *
(04.1946)
 
 
no appointment listed
29.05.1946
-
(10.1947)
First Lieutenant, HMS Actaeon (sloop)
...
-
...
...
* indexed, but not listed as such
 
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