Allen Augustus Diggens DSC, RN

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Ranks

4 Nov 1938 Lt.
4 Nov 1946 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1951 Cdr.

Retired: 28 Jan 1958


Decorations

1 Jul 1941 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
22 Sep 1942 DSC
10 Apr 1945 Bar to DSC

Warship Commands listed for Allen Augustus Diggens, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Saladin (H 54)Lt.Destroyer31 Jan 194320 Sep 1943
HMS Curzon (K 513)Lt.Frigate20 Nov 1943early 1946

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Events related to this officer

Frigate HMS Curzon (K 513)


21 Jul 1944
German U-boat U-212 was sunk in the English Channel south of Brighton, in position 50°27'N, 00°13'W, by depth charges from the British frigates HMS Curzon (Lt.Cdr. A.A. Diggins, DSC, RN) and HMS Ekins (Lt. G.G. Bonner-Davies, RN).


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