Frank Clifford Hopkins DSC, RNR

Born  18 Jun 1893Wimbledon, Surrey, England
Died  8 Apr 1943(49)Queen Mary Hospital, Roehampton, Surrey, England

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24 Apr 1940 T/Lt.
??? T/A/Lt.Cdr.

Retired: 17 Dec 1942


11 Nov 1941 DSC
15 Sep 1942 Bar to DSC

Warship Commands listed for Frank Clifford Hopkins, RNR

HMS Fandango (T 107)T/Lt.ASW Trawler3 Jul 19404 Nov 1940
HMS Hyacinth (K 84)T/Lt.Corvette4 Nov 1940mid 1942
HMS La FloreT/A/Lt.Cdr.Torpedo boat29 Jun 194222 Oct 1942

Career information

Frank Clifford Hopkins, son of Richard John Thurston Hopkins and Frances Maud Edmunds was born on 18 June 1893 in Wimbledon, Surrey, England and died on 8 April 1943 in Queen Mary Hospital, Roehampton, Surrey, England aged 49. He married Ena Caroline Edith Quin Coles in 1914. They had one son, Donald Hayden Thurston Hopkins.

Events related to this officer

Corvette HMS Hyacinth (K 84)

28 Sep 1941 (position 32.19, 34.17)
The Italian submarine Fisalia was sunk north-west of Jaffa, Palestine (now Tel Aviv, Israel) in position 32°19'N, 34°17'E by the British corvette HMS Hyacinth (A/Lt.Cdr. F.C. Hopkins, RNR).

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