Benjamin Andrew Rogers DSC, RD, RNR
|Birth details unknown|
Retired: 5 Aug 1956
Warship Commands listed for Benjamin Andrew Rogers, RNR
|HMS Campanula (K 18)||Lt.Cdr.||Corvette||26 Nov 1942||16 Aug 1943|
|HMS Spey (K 246)||Lt.Cdr.||Frigate||30 Aug 1943||3 Feb 1944|
|HMS Loch Fada (K 390)||Lt.Cdr.||Frigate||4 Feb 1944||3 Sep 1945|
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Corvette HMS Campanula (K 18)
7 Feb 1943
HMS Campanula (Lt.Cdr. B.A. Rogers, RD, RNR) and HMS Mignonette (Lt H.H. Brown, RNR) together pick up the 37 survivors from the British merchant Afrika that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-402 in the North Atlantic in position 55°16'N, 26°31'W.
Frigate HMS Loch Fada (K 390)
27 Feb 1945 (position 49.46, -5.47)
German U-boat U-1279 was sunk in the English Channel, in position 49°46'N, 05°47'W, by depth charges from the British frigates HMS Labuan (T/A/Lt.Cdr. V.D.H. Bidwell, DSC, RNR) and HMS Loch Fada (Cdr. B.A. Rogers, RD, RNR) and the British sloop HMS Wild Goose (Cdr. D.E.G. Wemyss, DSO, DSC and Bar, RN).
27 Feb 1945 (position 49.56, -5.20)
German U-boat U-1018 was sunk in the Channel south of Penzance, in position 49°56'N, 05°20'W, by depth charges (Squid) from the British frigate HMS Loch Fada (Cdr. B.A. Rogers, RD, RNR). Two survivors were picked up by the frigate.
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