Wilfred Hastings Harrington DSO, RAN

Born  17 May 1906Maryborough, Queensland, Australia


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Ranks

1 Jan 1920 Cadet
15 May 1924 Mid.
15 Sep 1926 A/S.Lt.
15 Mar 1927 S.Lt.
15 Dec 1928 Lt.
15 Dec 1936 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1941 Cdr.
31 Dec 1947 Capt.
10 Mar 1957 Rear-Admiral
24 Feb 1962 Vice-Admiral

Decorations

1 Jan 1942 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
10 Mar 1942 DSO
13 Jun 1957 CBE
1 Jan 1962 CB
8 Jun 1963 KBE

Warship Commands listed for Wilfred Hastings Harrington, RAN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMAS Yarra (L 77 / U 77)Lt.Cdr.Sloop30 Aug 193914 Nov 1939
HMAS Yarra (L 77 / U 77)Lt.Cdr.Sloop7 Dec 193910 Feb 1942
HMAS Quiberon (G 81)Cdr.Destroyer14 Jul 194415 Feb 1945

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