Charles Timothy Shepherd DSC, RD, RNR
|Born||12 Nov 1906||Wembley, England|
|Died||28 Jul 1987||(80)||Perth, Australia|
Warship Commands listed for Charles Timothy Shepherd, RNR
|HMS Cordela (FY 713)||Lt.Cdr.||MS Trawler||15 Jan 1941||early 1941|
|HMS Earl Kitchener (FY 1633)||Lt.Cdr.||MS Trawler||22 Mar 1941||25 Feb 1942|
|HMS Tourmaline (J 339)||Lt.Cdr.||Minesweeper||1 Jan 1945||10 Apr 1945|
Born Wembley, England, 12 Nov 1906. Arrived in Australia with wife and children, about 1947. Died in Perth, Western Australia 28 July 1987.
After promotion to Commander, he commanded a flotilla of minesweepers. He was at Dunkirk, and was in charge of minesweeping the port at Copenhagen (København) in Denmark after the liberation. He was awarded the DSC (Distinguished Service Cross).
After the war, as a sea captain (Royal Naval Reserve) he commanded the merchant ship Koolama (State Ships, Western Australia Government)
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