Selwyn Gerold Caygill Rawson, RN

Born  8 Mar 1902

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15 Sep 1921 A/S.Lt.
15 May 1922 S.Lt.
15 Mar 1924 Lt.
 Lt. (emergency)
15 Mar 1932 Lt.Cdr. (emergency)
 A/Cdr. (emergency)


Warship Commands listed for Selwyn Gerold Caygill Rawson, RN

HMS St Albans (I 15)Lt.Cdr. (emergency)DestroyerOct 194014 Apr 1941
HMS Totland (Y 88)Lt.Cdr. (emergency)SloopJun 194110 Oct 1942
HMS Corinthian (F 103)A/Cdr. (emergency)Ocean boarding vessel13 Aug 1943early 1945

Career information

Transferred to the Emergency List on 11 May 1925.

Events related to this officer

Sloop HMS Totland (Y 88)

21 May 1942
HMS Totland (Lt.Cdr. S.G.C. Rawson, RN) picks up 12 survivors from the British merchant New Brunswick that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-159 about 140 nautical miles east-south-east of Santa Maria, Azores in position 36°53'N, 22°55'W.

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