Paul Barbour Cross, RCNVR

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1 Feb 1925 Lt.
1 Feb 1933 Lt.Cdr.
2 Feb 1938 Cdr.
1 Jan 1946 Capt.


1 Jan 1943 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
31 Mar 1943 VRD
1 Jan 1946 OBE

Warship Commands listed for Paul Barbour Cross, RCNVR

HMCS Rosthern (K 169)Cdr.Corvette21 Nov 194124 Nov 1942

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Corvette HMCS Rosthern (K 169)

29 Oct 1942
HMCS Rosthern (T/Lt. R.J.G. Johnson, RCNVR) and HMCS Summerside (T/Lt. F.O. Gerity, RCNR) together pick up survivors from the American tanker Pan New York that was torpedoed and damaged by German U-boat U-624 in the North Atlantic about 550 nautical miles west of Malin Head in position 54°58'N, 23°56'W. The corvettes sank the wrecked tanker with gunfire and depth charges.

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