Arthur Allison FitzRoy Talbot DSO, RN

Born  22 Oct 1909

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1 Jan 1930 A/S.Lt.
16 Sep 1930 S.Lt.
1 Oct 1932 Lt.
1 Oct 1940 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1944 Cdr.
31 Dec 1950 Capt.
7 Jan 1960 Rear-Admiral
14 Aug 1962 Vice-Admiral

Retired: 30 Aug 1967


25 Jun 1940 DSO
9 Feb 1943 Bar to DSO
10 Jun 1961 CB
1 Jan 1964 KBE

Warship Commands listed for Arthur Allison FitzRoy Talbot, RN

HMS Whitshed (D 77)Lt.Cdr.Destroyer9 Jul 194214 Jul 1943
HMS Teazer (R 23)Lt.Cdr.Destroyer9 Aug 19435 Jan 1945

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Destroyer HMS Whitshed (D 77)

12 Dec 1942
The British destroyers HMS Whitshed, HMS Worcester and HMS Vesper, the British escort destroyers HMS Brocklesby and HMS Albrighton, and the Norwegian escort destroyer Eskdale attacked German shipping in the English Channel. Eskdale torpedoed and sank Sperrbrecher 144/Beijerland (387 BRT) west of Le Treport, France in position 50°05'N, 01°09'E and Whitshed torpedoed and sank Sperrbecher 178/Gauss (1236 BRT) north-east of Dieppe, France in position 50°04'N, 01°09'E.

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