William Geoffrey Arthur Robson DSO, DSC, RN

Born  10 Mar 1902
Died  25 Dec 1989(87)

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15 Sep 1921 A/S.Lt.
15 May 1922 S.Lt.
15 Mar 1924 Lt.
15 Feb 1932 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1935 Cdr.
31 Dec 1941 Capt.
8 Jan 1951 Rear-Admiral
26 Aug 1954 Vice-Admiral

Retired: 7 Jul 1958


22 Nov 1940 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
11 Feb 1941 DSO
11 Nov 1941 DSC
8 Jan 1942 Bar to DSO
9 May 1944 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
23 May 1944 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
1 Jan 1953 CB
31 May 1956 KBE

Warship Commands listed for William Geoffrey Arthur Robson, RN

HMS Kandahar (F 28)Cdr.Destroyer31 Aug 193920 Dec 1941
HMS Hardy (ii) (R 08)Capt.Destroyer10 Dec 194330 Jan 1944
HMS Superb (25)Capt.Light cruiserJun 1945Apr 1947

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