Horace Temple Taylor Bayliss DSO, RN

Born  16 Jan 1900

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1 Jan 1916 Mid.
15 Jan 1918 A/S.Lt.
15 Sep 1918 S.Lt.
15 Sep 1920 Lt.
15 Sep 1928 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1934 Cdr.
30 Jun 1941 Capt.

Retired: 7 Jul 1950


19 Sep 1944 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
10 Jul 1945 DSO

Warship Commands listed for Horace Temple Taylor Bayliss, RN

HMS Sandwich (L 12 / U 12)Cdr.Sloop18 Apr 193930 Oct 1939
HMS Archer (D 78)Capt.Escort carrier27 Jun 19437 Sep 1943
HMS Vindex (D 15)Capt.Escort Carrier8 Sep 194326 Dec 1944

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Escort Carrier HMS Vindex (D 15)

22 Aug 1944 (position 74.54, 15.26)
German U-boat U-344 was sunk in the Barents Sea north-west of Bear Island, in position 74°54'N, 15°26'E, by depth charges from a British Swordfish aircraft from the escort carrier HMS Vindex (Sqdn. 825/X).

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