William John Yendell, RN

Born  29 Dec 1903
Died  10 Jul 1988(84)

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15 May 1924 A/S.Lt.
30 Nov 1924 S.Lt.
30 Aug 1926 Lt.
30 Aug 1934 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1937 Cdr.
??? A/Capt.
30 Jun 1945 Capt.
7 Jul 1954 Rear-Admiral

Retired: 1 Jul 1957


1 Jan 1957 CB

Warship Commands listed for William John Yendell, RN

HMS Shah (D 21)A/Capt.Escort CarrierOct 1943Oct 1945 ?

Career information

He was CO HMS Bittern 3/38-1/39. He served as LO with RHN from 5/40-5/43. After shore service in London & FC Adm sir Frederick Dalrymple-Hamilton in Washington 6/48-11/49. He was FC & CSO to VA Sir Richard Symonds-Tayler 4/50-5/51 & CO HMS Glasgow to 10/50 & CO HMS Superb to 5/51.

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