Harry Sidmouth-Willing DSC, RNVR
|Born ||6 Feb 1903|
|Died ||Jul 1964||(61)|
Warship Commands listed for Harry Sidmouth-Willing, RNVR
|HMS Stafnes (FY 192)||T/Lt.||ASW Trawler||8 Mar 1943||2 May 1943|
|HMS Veleta (T 130)||T/Lt.||ASW Trawler||27 Jul 1943||27 Nov 1943|
|HMS Yestor (T 222)||T/Lt.||ASW Trawler||Nov1943||Dec 1944|
Awarded DCS for action at Dunkirk, where he went with the Little Ships (Rummy II) when he was a Sea Cadet Captain (Twickenham Sea Cadets) – not in the RN. But was recommended for a medal as he was in uniform. First (and only?) civilian to get a DSC.
After Dunkirk joined the RNRV and saw action on corvettes in the Atlantic.
After the war was stationed on HMS Victory .
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