Francis Jack Cartwright, RN

Born  4 Aug 1908London, England


If you can help with photo or any information on this Officer please
use our comment form
.

Ranks

1 Jan 1929 A/S.Lt.
16 Aug 1929 S.Lt.
16 Aug 1939 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1945 Cdr.
4 Aug 1958 Capt. (retired)

Retired: 4 Aug 1958


Decorations

31 May 1956 OBE
27 Mar 1958 CVO

Warship Commands listed for Francis Jack Cartwright, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Verdun (L 93)Lt.Cdr.Destroyer20 May 1940Nov 1940
HMS Express (H 61)Lt.Cdr.Destroyer22 Jul 19413 Jun 1943

Career information

Francis Jack Cartwright was the son of Francis John Winsor Cartwright, RMLI and Emily Mary Toulmin Cartwright nee Bullock. He was born 4 August 1908 in London. His father was killed in action in France at the Battle of Greville in 1917 during WWI.

His first cousin Captain Thomas Desmond Cartwright went down with HMS Hood, 24 May 1941.

Events related to this officer

No events found for this officer. This may be due to unknown dates of command (we pull ship events to their respective commander pages).


You can help improve officers Francis Jack Cartwright's page
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this officer.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve his page.

Allied Commanders main page