Norman Henry Richards DSC, RNR
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|12 Nov 1939|| ||T/Lt.|
|12 Aug 1940|| ||T/A/Lt.Cdr.|
Warship Commands listed for Norman Henry Richards, RNR
|HMS Evadne (FY 009)||T/A/Lt.Cdr.||Armed Yacht||20 Nov 1944||17 Oct 1945|
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Armed Yacht HMS Evadne (FY 009)
19 Feb 1945 (position 0.00, 0.00)
German U-boat U-300 was badly damaged in the Strait of Gibraltar, in position 35°54'N, 05°43'W, by depth charges from the British armed yacht HMS Evadne (A/T/Lt.Cdr. N.H. Richards, RNR). The U-boat was subsequently sunk by gunfire from the British minesweepers HMS Recruit (A/Cdr. A.E. Doran, DSC, RN) and HMS Pincher (T/A/Lt.Cdr. C.B. Blake, RNVR) on 22 February.
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