Henri Herman Laurens Pröpper, RNN

Born  18 Jun 1906Zuthen, Netherlands
Died  5 Apr 1995(88)Winssen, Netherlands


18 Aug 1926 luitenant ter zee 3e klasse (S.Lt.)
18 Aug 1928 luitenant ter zee 2e klasse (Lt.)
28 Aug 1936 luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.)
1 Mar 1947 kapitein-luitenant ter zee (Cdr.)
2 Nov 1953 kapitein ter zee (Capt.)
15 Dec 1960 luitenant-admiraal

Retired: 1 Nov 1962


Warship Commands listed for Henri Herman Laurens Pröpper, RNN

HNMS Soemba (T 199)luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.)Sloop28 Oct 194326 Aug 1944

Career information

"H.M. de Koningin overhandigt de commandant van Hr.Ms. Soemba, ltz 1 H.H.L. Pröpper, het bronzen kruis". Koningin Wilhelmina aan boord van kanonneerboot Hr.Ms. Soemba (1926-1985) te Portsmouth, UK, 22 maart 1944 English: H.M. the Queen (Wilhelmina) provides the Bronze Cross to ltz. H.H.L. Pröpper on board of Hr.Ms.Soemba.

He later served as Lieutenent Admiral for the Royal Dutch Navy.

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