Arthur Frederick Whalley Boumphrey, RNVR

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7 Jan 1940 T/S.Lt.
1 Dec 1940 T/Lt.
??? T/A/Lt.Cdr.


1 Jan 1946 DSC

Warship Commands listed for Arthur Frederick Whalley Boumphrey, RNVR

HMS Bute (T 168)T/Lt.MS TrawlerAug 1941mid/late42
HMS Stronsay (T 178)T/Lt.MS Trawlerearly 19435 Feb 1943
HMS Benbecula (T 379)T/A/Lt.Cdr.MS Trawler4 Jan 1944

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MS Trawler HMS Stronsay (T 178)

5 Feb 1943
HMS Stronsay was positively lost to a mine laid by the German 3. S-boote Flottille (OL Friedrich Kemnade). The vented possibility that Italian submarine Avorio could have torpedoed her, is negated by archival research which reveals Avorio did not arrive in the area until at least 24 hrs after Stronsay had sunk and did not carry out any torpedo attacks.

Our thanks go to Mr. Francesco Mattesini for the detailed archival research on the matter.

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