William James Munn DSO, RN

Born  15 Jul 1911Srinagar, India
Died  5 Oct 1989(78)Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk


1 Mar 1932 S.Lt.
1 Oct 1933 Lt.
1 Oct 1941 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1945 Cdr.
30 Jun 1951 Capt.
7 Jul 1960 Rear-Admiral

Retired: 21 May 1963


11 Nov 1941 DSO
8 Jan 1942 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
13 Apr 1948 OBE
2 Jun 1962 CB

Warship Commands listed for William James Munn, RN

HMS Hereward (H 93)Lt.Destroyer28 Feb 194129 May 1941

Career information

He was the Captain of the cruiser HMS Gambia (C48) from November 1958 to December 1960.

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