John Richard Clarke DSC, RNVR

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12 Oct 1940 T/Lt.


16 Aug 1940 DSC
6 Jul 1945 Bar to DSC

Warship Commands listed for John Richard Clarke, RNVR

HMS Castleton (I 23)T/A/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer9 Feb 19436 Mar 1943
HMS Lancaster (G 05)T/A/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer15 Mar 194328 Apr 1944
HMS Watchman (D 26)T/A/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer27 May 1944mid 1945
HMS Pytchley (L 92)T/A/Lt.Cdr.Escort destroyer2 Aug 1945late 1945

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Destroyer HMS Watchman (D 26)

7 Apr 1945 (position 50.33, -0.56)
German U-boat U-1195 was sunk in the English Channel in position 50°33'17N, 00°56'09"W, by depth charges (Hedgehog) from the British destroyer HMS Watchman (T/A/Lt.Cdr. J.R. Clarke, DSC, RNVR).

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