Kenneth Albert Short DSO, RN

Born  7 Jul 1907

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1 Sep 1927 A/S.Lt.
1 Mar 1928 S.Lt.
1 Apr 1929 Lt.
1 Apr 1937 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1940 Cdr.
??? A/Capt.
30 Jun 1946 Capt.

Retired: 7 Jul 1957


19 Jun 1945 DSO

Warship Commands listed for Kenneth Albert Short, RN

HMS Campania (D 48)A/Capt.Escort Carrier29 Nov 19437 Mar 1945

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Escort Carrier HMS Campania (D 48)

13 Dec 1944 (position 70.43, 8.07)
German U-boat U-365 was sunk in the Arctic Ocean east of Jan Mayen, in position 70°43'N, 08°07'E, by depth charges from 2 Swordfish aircraft (Sqdn. 813/L/Q) from the British escort carrier HMS Campania (A/Capt. K.A. Short, RN).

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