Herbert Arthur Stonehouse DSC, RNR

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Ranks

3 Feb 1939 A/Lt.
11 Jan 1940 Lt.
??? A/Lt.Cdr.
11 Jan 1948 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1954 Cdr.

Retired: 26 Sep 1959


Decorations

19 Oct 1943 DSC
19 Jun 1945 Bar to DSC

Warship Commands listed for Herbert Arthur Stonehouse, RNR


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Loosestrife (K 105)Lt.Corvette10 Apr 19433 Jul 1944
HMS Alnwick Castle (K 405)A/Lt.Cdr.Corvette20 Jul 1944mid 1945
HMS Oakham Castle (K 530)A/Lt.Cdr.Corvette9 Jul 194530 Dec 1945

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Events related to this officer

Corvette HMS Loosestrife (K 105)


5 May 1943
HMS Loosestrife (Lt. H.A. Stonehouse, RNR) picks up 29 survivors from the British merchant Bristol City and 42 survivors from the British merchant Wentworth that were torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-358 in the North Atlantic, south of Cape Farewell, in position 54°00'N, 43°55'W.

6 May 1943 (position 53.06, -45.02)
German U-boat U-192 was sunk in the North Atlantic south-east of Cape Farewell in position 53°06'N, 45°02'W by depth charges from the British corvette HMS Loosestrife (Lt. H.A. Stonehouse, RNR).


Corvette HMS Alnwick Castle (K 405)


17 Feb 1945 (position 69.39, 35.50)
German U-boat U-425 was sunk in the Barents Sea near Murmansk, Russia, in position 69°39'N, 35°50'E, by depth charges from the British sloop HMS Lark (Cdr. Lambton, RN, (retired)) and the British corvette HMS Alnwick Castle (A/Lt.Cdr. H.A. Stonehouse, DSC, RNR).


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