Peveril Barton Reibey Wallop William-Powlett DSO, RN
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|2 Aug 1914|| ||Mid.|
|15 Nov 1916|| ||A/S.Lt.|
|15 Jul 1917|| ||S.Lt.|
|15 Oct 1918|| ||Lt.|
|15 Oct 1926|| ||Lt.Cdr.|
|31 Dec 1931|| ||Cdr.|
|31 Dec 1938|| ||Capt.|
|8 Jan 1948|| ||Rear-Admiral|
|15 Dec 1950|| ||Vice-Admiral|
Retired: 8 Sep 1954
|8 Jan 1942|| ||DSO|
|4 Sep 1945|| ||CBE|
|9 Jun 1949|| ||CB|
|1 May 1953|| ||KCB|
Warship Commands listed for Peveril Barton Reibey Wallop William-Powlett, RN
|HMS Fiji (58)||Capt.||Light cruiser||16 Dec 1940||22 May 1941|
|HMS Newcastle (76)||Capt.||Light cruiser||14 Feb 1942||24 Apr 1944|
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15 Jun 1942
While escorting a convoy from Alexandria to Malta HMS Newcastle was hit by a torpedo from the German motor torpedo boat S-56.
The torpedo hit on the starboard side forward and did considerable damage. The ship went to Bombay, India to be patched up. She arrived at the New York Navy Yard on 10 October 1942 for permanent repairs. HMS Newcastle returned to service in March 1943.
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