Peter Minet Staveley, RN

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Ranks

1 Sep 1939 S.Lt.
16 Jun 1941 Lt.
16 Jun 1949 Lt.Cdr.

Retired: 30 Mar 1959


Decorations

Warship Commands listed for Peter Minet Staveley, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Proteus (N 29)Lt.SubmarineNov 194211 May 1943
HMS Rover (N 62)Lt.Submarine8 Oct 19436 Nov 1943
HMS H 43 (N 43)Lt.Submarine14 Aug 19444 Sep 1944
HMS Votary (P 29)Lt.Submarine12 Sep 1944late 1945

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Events related to this officer

Submarine HMS Rover (N 62)


11 Oct 1943
HMS Rover (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) was undocked. (1)

18 Oct 1943
HMS Rover (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) was docked at Bombay. (1)


Submarine HMS H 43 (N 43)


14 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. F.R. Lawrence, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. Upon completion of these exercises Lt. Staveley took over command of HMS H 43 from Lt. Lawrence. (2)

15 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (2)

16 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (2)

17 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (2)

18 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (2)

20 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (2)

21 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (2)

22 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (2)

23 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (2)

25 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (2)

28 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS Buttercup (T/Lt. W.A.M.J. Libert, RNR) and HMS Altair (T/Lt. J.L. James, RNR). (2)

30 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS PC 74 (A/Lt.Cdr. A. Richardson, RNR) and HMS La Cordeliere (Lt.Cdr. A.J.G. Barff, RNR). (2)

31 Aug 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS PC 74 (A/Lt.Cdr. A. Richardson, RNR) and HMS La Cordeliere (Lt.Cdr. A.J.G. Barff, RNR). (2)

1 Sep 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS Tuscarora (Lt.Cdr.(Retd.) H.T. Pitt, RN) and HMS L' Atlantique (Skr. C.A. Collins, RNR). (3)

3 Sep 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS Tuscarora (Lt.Cdr.(Retd.) H.T. Pitt, RN) and HMS L' Atlantique (Skr. C.A. Collins, RNR). (3)

4 Sep 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS H 43 conducted A/S exercises off Campbeltown with HMS Tuscarora (Lt.Cdr.(Retd.) H.T. Pitt, RN) and HMS L' Atlantique (Skr. C.A. Collins, RNR). (3)


Submarine HMS Votary (P 29)


24 Nov 1944
Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) departed the Tyne for Blyth where she arrived later the same day. (4)

2 Dec 1944
Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) departed Blyth for Scapa Flow. (4)

4 Dec 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) arrived at Scapa Flow. (4)

10 Dec 1944
Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) arrived at Holy Loch. (4)

13 Dec 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted her acceptance trials in the Clyde area following which she was commissioned at Holy Loch.

1 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted attack and radar exercises in the Clyde area with HMS Jan van Gelder (Lt. P.D. O'Driscoll, RNR). These included night exercises. (5)

2 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Volatile (Lt. F.R. Lawrence, RN) returned to Holy Loch on completion of last night's exercises. (5)

3 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted exercises in the Clyde area with Morse (Lt. O. Chauveau) and HMS Hastings (A/Cdr. E.A. Stocker, DSC, RN). These included night exercises. (5)

4 Jan 1945
HMS Volatile (Lt. F.R. Lawrence, RN) returned to Holy Loch on completion of last night's exercises. (5)

7 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted a deep dive trials in the Clyde area. This trial was followed by exercises in the Clyde area with HMS Hastings (A/Cdr. E.A. Stocker, DSC, RN). (5)

8 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Volatile (Lt. F.R. Lawrence, RN) shifted from Holy Loch to Arrochar where she was to conduct her torpedo discharge trials. (5)

9 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Volatile (Lt. F.R. Lawrence, RN) conducted torpedo discharge trials off Arrochar. (5)

10 Jan 1945
HMS Volatile (Lt. F.R. Lawrence, RN) conducted torpedo discharge trials off Arrochar. (5)

11 Jan 1945
Having completed her torpedo discharge trials, HMS Volatile (Lt. F.R. Lawrence, RN), shifted from Arrochar to Holy Loch. (5)

15 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Volatile (Lt. F.R. Lawrence, RN) arrived at Scapa Flow where she was to participate in A/S training exercises. (5)

17 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises at Scapa Flow with HMS Javelin (Lt.Cdr. J.B. Marjoribanks, RN). (5)

18 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises at Scapa Flow. (5)

21 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises at Scapa Flow with HMS Orwell (Lt.Cdr. J.R. Gower, DSC, RN). (5)

22 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises at Scapa Flow with HMS Penn (Lt.Cdr. A.H. Diack, DSC and Bar, RN).H, MS Javelin (Lt.Cdr. J.B. Marjoribanks, RN) and HMS Cavalier (Lt.Cdr. D.T. McBarnet, RN). (5)

23 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises at Scapa Flow with HMS Cavendish (Cdr. R.H. Maurice, DSO, RN) and HMS Blackmore (Lt. J.S. Kerans, RN). (5)

25 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises at Scapa Flow with HMS Javelin (Lt.Cdr. J.B. Marjoribanks, RN) and HMS Penn (Lt.Cdr. A.H. Diack, DSC and Bar, RN). (5)

26 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises at Scapa Flow with HMS Myngs (Capt. P.G.L. Cazalet, DSC, RN). (5)

27 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises at Scapa Flow with HMS Barfleur (Cdr. M.S. Townsend, DSO, DSC, OBE, RN), HMCS Huron (Lt.Cdr. H.V.W. Groos, RCN) and HMS Blackmore (Lt. J.S. Kerans, RN). (5)

29 Jan 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted A/S exercises at Scapa Flow with HMS Barfleur (Cdr. M.S. Townsend, DSO, DSC, OBE, RN). (5)

31 Jan 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) departed Scapa Flow for Blyth. She was escorted by HMS Ligny (T/Lt. B.T. Carey, RNVR). (5)

1 Feb 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) arrived at Blyth. (4)

3 Feb 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) shifted from Blyth to the Tyne. She was to undergo repairs, a new battery, at her builders yard. (4)

3 Mar 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) shifted from the Tyne to Blyth. (6)

4 Mar 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted exercises off Blyth. (6)

13 Mar 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted exercises in the Clyde area. (6)

14 Mar 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted exercises in the Clyde area. (6)

16 Mar 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted attack exercises in the Clyde area during which HMS Bridgewater (Cdr.(Retd.) R.H. Mack, RN) and HMS Sardonyx (Lt.Cdr. L.F.L. Hill, RNR) served as the targets. (6)

17 Mar 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) shifted from Holy Loch to Arrochar. (6)

18 Mar 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted special torpedo trials off Arrochar. (6)

19 Mar 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted special torpedo trials off Arrochar. (6)

20 Mar 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted special torpedo trials off Arrochar. (6)

22 Mar 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted special torpedo trials off Arrochar. (6)

23 Mar 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted special torpedo trials off Arrochar. (6)

24 Mar 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted special torpedo trials off Arrochar. (6)

25 Mar 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted special torpedo trials off Arrochar. (6)

26 Mar 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) shifted from Arrochar to Holy Loch. (6)

28 Mar 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Trespasser (Lt. L.E. Herrick, DSC, RN), HMS Scorcher (Lt. K.S. Renshaw, DSC, RNR), HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) all conducted exercises in the Clyde area with HMS Bridgewater (Cdr.(Retd.) R.H. Mack, RN) and HMS Sardonyx (Lt.Cdr. L.F.L. Hill, RNR). (6)

30 Mar 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Trespasser (Lt. L.E. Herrick, DSC, RN), HMS Scorcher (Lt. K.S. Renshaw, DSC, RNR), HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) all conducted exercises in the Clyde area with HMS Hastings (A/Cdr. E.A. Stocker, DSC, RN), HMS Shikari (Lt. E.A. Tyrer DSC, RN) and HMS Sardonyx (Lt.Cdr. L.F.L. Hill, RNR). (6)

14 Jun 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted exercises in the Clyde area. (7)

14 Jun 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) conducted exercises in the Clyde area. (7)

26 Jun 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (7)

27 Jun 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (7)

28 Jun 1945
HMS Votary (Lt. P.M. Staveley, RN) participated in A/S exercises off Campbeltown. (7)

Sources

  1. ADM 173/17984
  2. ADM 173/18510
  3. ADM 173/18511
  4. ADM 199/2574
  5. ADM 173/20344
  6. ADM 173/20345
  7. ADM 173/20346

ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.


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