William Sinclair MacDonald DSC, RNVR

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24 Nov 1940 Lt.


27 Jan 1942 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
11 Jun 1942 DSC
3 Mar 1943 MBE

Warship Commands listed for William Sinclair MacDonald, RNVR

HMS Marigold (K 87)Lt.CorvetteJan 1941early 1942
HMS Borage (K 120)Lt.Corvettelate 194324 Sep 1944

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Corvette HMS Marigold (K 87)

7 May 1941
The British merchant Ixion is torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-94 about 200 miles southwest of Reykjavik, Iceland in position 61°29'N, 22°40'W. HMS Marigold (Lt. W.S. Macdonald, RNVR) later picks up 19 survivors.

16 Nov 1941 (position 36.13, -4.42)
German U-boat U-433 was sunk at 2155hrs on 16 November 1941 in the Mediterranean east of Gibraltar, in position 36°13'N, 04°42'W, by depth charges and gunfire from the British corvette HMS Marigold (T/Lt. J. Renwick, RNR).

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