The Hon. Anthony Pleydell-Bouverie DSC, RN

Born  26 Mar 1905
Died  25 Jun 1961(56)

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15 May 1925 A/S.Lt.
15 Nov 1925 S.Lt.
15 Apr 1927 Lt.
15 Apr 1935 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1940 Cdr.

Retired: 20 May 1948


19 Jun 1945 DSC

Warship Commands listed for Anthony Pleydell-Bouverie, RN

HMS Onslaught (G 04)Cdr.Destroyer14 Feb 194424 Apr 1945

Career information

Brother was Edward Pleydell-Bouverie (, captain of HMS Abdiel (M 39).

Events related to this officer

Destroyer HMS Onslaught (G 04)

3 Jul 1944 (position 0.00, 0.00)
German U-boat U-1191 was sunk in the English Channel, south-west of Brighton, in position 50°09'N, 00°15'W, by depth charges from the British destroyers HMS Onslaught (Cdr. the Hon. A. Pleydell-Bouverie, RN) and HMS Oribi (Lt.Cdr. J.C.A. Ingram, DSC, RN), the British escort destroyers HMS Brissenden (Lt. the Hon. D.D.E. Vivian, RN), HMS Wensleydale (A/Lt.Cdr. W.P. Goodfellow, RNVR) and HMS Talybont (Lt.Cdr. E.F. Baines, DSO, RN) and the British frigate HMS Seymour (Lt. G.J. Parry, RNR).

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