Willem Jan Kruys, RNN

Born  13 Jan 1906Pangkalanbrandan, Sumatra, Netherlands East Indies
Died  20 Apr 1985(79)Bilthoven, Netherlands


16 Aug 1927 luitenant ter zee 3e klasse (S.Lt.)
16 Aug 1929 luitenant ter zee 2e klasse (Lt.)
15 Aug 1938 luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.)
1 Feb 1948 kapitein-luitenant ter zee (Cdr.)
1 Aug 1952 kapitein ter zee (Capt.)
4 Sep 1956 schout bij nacht (Rear-Admiral)
4 Sep 1958 vice admiraal (Vice Admiral)

Retired: 16 Sep 1960


5 Sep 1946 OBE

Warship Commands listed for Willem Jan Kruys, RNN

HNMS Tjerk Hiddes (ii) (G 16)luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.)Destroyer6 May 194221 Jan 1944

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