Ralph Lucien Hennessy DSC, RCN

Born  5 Sep 1918Edinburgh, Scotland, U.K.

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1 Feb 1939 Lt.
??? A/Lt.Cdr.
1 Feb 1947 Lt.Cdr.
1 Jan 1948 Cdr.
1 Jul 1953 Capt.
16 Jul 1966 Vice-Admiral

Retired: 1970


3 Dec 1942 DSC

Warship Commands listed for Ralph Lucien Hennessy, RCN

HMCS Assiniboine (I 18)Lt.Destroyer2 Oct 19421 Dec 1942
HMCS Gatineau (H 61)A/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer11 Sep 194429 Sep 1944
HMCS Assiniboine (I 18)A/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer9 Nov 194421 Feb 1945
HMCS Micmac (R 10)A/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer22 Mar 194527 Mar 1947

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Destroyer HMCS Assiniboine (I 18)

14 Feb 1945
HMCS Assiniboine (A/Lt.Cdr. R.L. Hennessy, DSC, RCN) was damaged in a collision the merchant Empire Bond in the English Channel. Assiniboine went to Sheerness for repairs that lasted until early March.

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