John Charles Mackintosh Keir DSC, RNR

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Ranks

29 Mar 1941 S.Lt.
1 Dec 1942 Lt.
1 Dec 1949 Lt.Cdr.

Retired: 29 Jan 1958


Decorations

6 Jun 1944 DSC

Warship Commands listed for John Charles Mackintosh Keir, RNR


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Spey (K 246)Lt.Frigate6 Jan 194412 Aug 1944
HMS Spey (K 246)Lt.Frigatemid 1945Oct 1945

Career information

Transferred to RN on 8 January 1945, Seniority of Lt. changed to 1 December 1941.

Events related to this officer

Frigate HMS Spey (K 246)


18 Feb 1944 (position 48.32, -23.36)
German U-boat U-406 was sunk in the North Atlantic, in position 48°32'N, 23°36'W, by depth charges from the British frigate HMS Spey.

19 Feb 1944 (position 48.51, -22.44)
German U-boat U-386 was sunk in the North Atlantic, in position 48°51'N, 22°44'W, by depth charges from the British frigate HMS Spey.


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