The Hon. Anthony Pleydell-Bouverie DSC, RN
|Born ||26 Mar 1905|
|Died ||25 Jun 1961||(56)|
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|15 May 1925|| ||A/S.Lt.|
|15 Nov 1925|| ||S.Lt.|
|15 Apr 1927|| ||Lt.|
|15 Apr 1935|| ||Lt.Cdr.|
|30 Jun 1940|| ||Cdr.|
Retired: 20 May 1948
Warship Commands listed for Anthony Pleydell-Bouverie, RN
|HMS Onslaught (G 04)||Cdr.||Destroyer||14 Feb 1944||24 Apr 1945|
Brother was Edward Pleydell-Bouverie (en.wikipedia.org), captain of HMS Abdiel (M 39).
Events related to this officer
3 Jul 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
German U-boat U-1191 was sunk in the English Channel, south-west of Brighton, in position 50°09'N, 00°15'W, by depth charges from the British destroyers HMS Onslaught (Cdr. the Hon. A. Pleydell-Bouverie, RN) and HMS Oribi (Lt.Cdr. J.C.A. Ingram, DSC, RN), the British escort destroyers HMS Brissenden (Lt. the Hon. D.D.E. Vivian, RN), HMS Wensleydale (A/Lt.Cdr. W.P. Goodfellow, RNVR) and HMS Talybont (Lt.Cdr. E.F. Baines, DSO, RN) and the British frigate HMS Seymour (Lt. G.J. Parry, RNR).
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