James Crosbie Dawson DSC, RD, RNR

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7 Dec 1927 S.Lt.
29 Dec 1929 Lt.
29 Dec 1937 Lt.Cdr.


13 Feb 1945 DSC
May 1942 RD

Warship Commands listed for James Crosbie Dawson, RNR

HMS Buttercup (K 193)Lt.Cdr.Corvette15 Jan 194223 Mar 1943
HMS Findhorn (K 301)Lt.Cdr.Frigate25 Jun 19436 Apr 1945

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Frigate HMS Findhorn (K 301)

12 Aug 1944 (position -3.35, 52.49)
German U-boat U-198 was sunk near the Seychelles, in position 03°35'S, 52°49'E, by depth charges from the British frigate HMS Findhorn (Lt.Cdr. J.C. Dawson, RD, RNR) and the Indian sloop HMIS Godavari (A/Cdr. A.B. Goord, RIN).

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