David Hugh Harries, RAN

Born  27 Jun 1903Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died  6 Jul 1980(77)

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1 Jan 1921 Mid.
1 May 1923 A/S.Lt.
1 Nov 1923 S.Lt.
1 Dec 1924 Lt.
1 Dec 1932 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1938 Cdr.
27 Aug 1944 A/Capt.
30 Jun 1945 Capt.
7 Jul 1954 Rear-Admiral

Retired: 27 Jun 1963


28 Oct 1952 CBE
31 Dec 1960 CB

Warship Commands listed for David Hugh Harries, RAN

HMS Seagull (J 85)Cdr.Minesweeper3 Jul 193923 Sep 1940
HMS Niger (i) (J 73)Cdr.Minesweeper24 Sep 194019 Dec 1940
HMAS Shropshire (83)Cdr.Heavy cruiser28 Dec 19427 Apr 1943

Career information

Transferred to the Emergency List on 27 June 1960.

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