James William Rivett-Carnac DSC, RN

Born  12 Feb 1891
Died  9 Oct 1970(79)


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Ranks

15 Jan 1907 Mid.
15 May 1910 S.Lt.
1 Oct 1912 Lt.
1 Oct 1920 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1926 Cdr.
30 Jun 1934 Capt.
8 Jul 1943 Rear-Admiral
3 May 1947 Vice-Admiral (retired)

Retired: 3 May 1947


Decorations

8 Mar 1920 DSC
4 May 1943 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
18 Jan 1944 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
28 Nov 1944 CBE
18 Dec 1945 CB

Warship Commands listed for James William Rivett-Carnac, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMNZS Leander (75)Capt.Light cruiser14 Nov 19361 Jan 1940
HMS Rodney (29)Capt.Battleship22 Jul 194110 Sep 1943

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