Charles Thorburn Addis DSO, RN

Born  2 Jul 1898Shanghai, China
Died  21 Dec 1962(64)


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Ranks

2 Aug 1914 Mid.
15 Jan 1917 A/S.Lt.
15 Sep 1917 S.Lt.
15 Aug 1919 Lt.
15 Aug 1927 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1932 Cdr.
30 Jun 1940 Capt.

Retired: 8 Jul 1949


Decorations

1 Jan 1941 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
5 Jan 1944 DSO

Warship Commands listed for Charles Thorburn Addis, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Scarborough (L 25 / U 25)Cdr.Sloop16 Feb 19403 Jul 1940
HMS Sheffield (24)Capt.Light cruiser12 Feb 194311 Jan 1944
HMS Sheffield (24)Capt.Light cruiser29 Mar 194428 Aug 1944

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Events related to this officer

Sloop HMS Scarborough (L 25 / U 25)


19 Jun 1940
HMS Scarborough (Cdr C.T. Addis, RN) picks up 30 survivors from the British merchant Baron Loudoun that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-48 west-northwest of Cape Ortegal in position 45°00'N, 11°21'W.

20 Jun 1940
HMS Scarborough (Cdr C.T. Addis, RN) picks up 16 survivors from the British merchant Otterpool that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-30 about 130 nautical miles west of Ushant in position 48°45'N, 08°13'W.


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