William Frank Niemann Gregory-Smith DSO, DSC, RN
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|1 May 1930|| ||A/S.Lt.|
|1 Nov 1930|| ||S.Lt.|
|1 Aug 1932|| ||Lt.|
|1 Aug 1940|| ||Lt.Cdr.|
|30 Jun 1944|| ||Cdr.|
|30 Jun 1952|| ||Capt.|
Retired: 12 Jun 1961
Warship Commands listed for William Frank Niemann Gregory-Smith, RN
|HMS Eridge (L 68)||Lt.Cdr.||Escort destroyer||14 Nov 1940||mid 1942|
|HMS Javelin (F 61)||Lt.Cdr.||Destroyer||30 Sep 1942||Dec 1942|
|HMS Janus (F 53)||Lt.Cdr.||Destroyer||Dec 1942||early 1943|
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Escort destroyer HMS Eridge (L 68)
29 May 1942 (position 32.42, 24.53)
German U-boat U-568 was sunk in the Mediterranean north-east of Tobruk, in position 32°42'N, 24°53'E, by depth charges from the British destroyer HMS Hero (Lt. W. Scott, RN) and the British escort destroyers HMS Eridge (Lt.Cdr.
W.F.N. Gregory-Smith, DSC, RN) and HMS Hurworth (Lt.Cdr. J.T.B. Birch, RN).
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