Denis William Boyd DSC, RN

Born  6 Mar 1891

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15 May 1907 Mid.
15 Jul 1910 S.Lt.
15 Oct 1911 Lt.
15 Oct 1919 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1924 Cdr.
31 Dec 1931 Capt.
8 Jul 1941 Rear-Admiral
30 Jun 1944 Vice-Admiral
21 Jan 1948 Admiral

Retired: 22 Jun 1949


17 Apr 1918 DSC
1 Jan 1941 CBE
17 Jun 1941 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
2 Jun 1943 CB
14 Jun 1945 KCB

Warship Commands listed for Denis William Boyd, RN

HMS Illustrious (87)Capt.Aircraft Carrier29 Jan 1940early 1941

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