Jack Bitmead DSO, RN

Born  29 Jan 1919Cholsey, Berkshire
Died  21 Dec 2010(91)Edinburgh, Scotland

If you can help with photo or any information on this Officer please
use our comment form


1 Jan 1939 S.Lt.
1 Apr 1940 Lt.
1 Apr 1948 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1952 Cdr.
31 Dec 1958 Capt.

Retired: 7 Jan 1969


30 Jul 1942 DSO

Warship Commands listed for Jack Bitmead, RN

HMS Forester (H 74)Lt.Destroyer1 May 194220 May 1942
HMS Forester (H 74)Lt.Destroyermid 19424 Aug 1942
HMS Meynell (L 82)Lt.Escort destroyer4 Aug 194425 Sep 1946

Career information

He died on 21 Dec 2010. His obituary can be found at The Telegraph.

Events related to this officer

No events found for this officer. This may be due to unknown dates of command (we pull ship events to their respective commander pages).

You can help improve officers Jack Bitmead's page
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this officer.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve his page.

Allied Commanders main page