Percy Todd DSO, RN

Born  19 Jun 1895
Died  24 Oct 1943(48)HMS Eclipse


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Ranks

15 Jan 1913 Mid.
15 Jan 1915 A/S.Lt.
15 Sep 1915 S.Lt.
15 Oct 1916 Lt.
15 Oct 1924 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1929 Cdr.
31 Dec 1936 Capt.

Decorations

8 Mar 1940 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
9 Jul 1940 DSO
19 Jul 1940 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
11 Jun 1942 CBE

Warship Commands listed for Percy Todd, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Inglefield (D 02)Capt.Destroyer7 Nov 193919 May 1942
HMS Tyne (F 24)Capt.Destroyer Depot Ship1 Jun 194223 Jul 1942

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Events related to this officer

Destroyer HMS Inglefield (D 02)


20 Nov 1939
German U-boat U-18 attacks the Royal Navy destroyer HMS Inglefield (Capt. P. Todd, RN) off Rattray Head with a spread of torpedoes but they miss their intended target.

18 Feb 1940 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Inglefield (Capt. P. Todd, RN) picks up four survivors from the British destroyer HMS Daring that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-23 about 40 nautical miles east of the Pentland Firth in position 58°40'N, 01°35'W.


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