Sir Charles Edward Barrington Simeon, RN

Born  24 Dec 1889Wigan, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, England
Died  16 Nov 1955(65)Bushey Heath, Hertfordshire, England


Vice Admiral Charles Edward Barrington Simeon

Ranks

15 Sep 1906 Mid.
15 Dec 1909 S.Lt.
15 Mar 1911 Lt.
30 Jun 1924 Cdr.
30 Jun 1930 Capt.
15 Jan 1941 Rear-Admiral
7 Nov 1943 Vice-Admiral (retired)

Retired: 7 Nov 1943


Decorations

1 Jan 1941 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
1 Jan 1943 CB
14 Jun 1945 KBE

Warship Commands listed for Charles Edward Barrington Simeon, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Renown (72)Capt.Battlecruiser15 May 193923 Jan 1941

Career information

Though retired in 1943 on rotation, he was immediately recalled and served throughout the war. Upon his final retirement he was appointed a Technical Director of Vickers.

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