Henry Noel Marryat Hardy DSO, RN

Born  1 Dec 1884

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30 May 1901 Mid.
30 Jul 1904 S.Lt.
30 Jul 1905 Lt.
30 Jul 1913 Lt.Cdr.
23 Apr 1918 Cdr.
1 Dec 1929 Capt. (retired)

Retired: 10 Feb 1923


14 Mar 1916 DSO
6 Jun 1941 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
24 Jul 1945 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)

Warship Commands listed for Henry Noel Marryat Hardy, RN

HMS Shemara (FY 026)Capt. (retired)Armed Yacht21 Sep 193910 Mar 1940
HMS Carnarvon Castle (F 25)Capt. (retired)Armed Merchant Cruiser30 May 194010 Apr 1942

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Armed Merchant Cruiser HMS Carnarvon Castle (F 25)

1 Dec 1940 (position -30.52, -42.53)
HMS Carnavon Castle (Capt. H.V.M. Hardy, DSO, RN) had a gun duel with the German auxiliary cruiser Schiff 10 / Thor (Kpt.z.S. K?hler) south-east of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in position 30°52'S, 42°53'W and was badly damaged, while the German ship escaped.

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