John William Musgrave Eaton DSO, DSC, RN

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Ranks

15 Sep 1922 A/S.Lt.
15 May 1923 S.Lt.
15 May 1925 Lt.
15 May 1933 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1937 Cdr.
31 Dec 1941 Capt.
7 Jul 1951 Rear-Admiral
16 Sep 1954 Vice-Admiral

Retired: 31 Jan 1958


Decorations

5 Aug 1941 DSC
19 Aug 1941 DSO
1 Jun 1953 CB
31 May 1956 KBE

Warship Commands listed for John William Musgrave Eaton, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Venetia (D 53)Cdr.Destroyer31 Jul 193913 Oct 1939
HMS Mohawk (F 31)Cdr.Destroyer19 Oct 193916 Apr 1941
HMS Somali (F 33)Capt.Destroyer23 Mar 194228 Jul 1942
HMS Eskimo (F 75)Capt.Destroyer1 Oct 194212 Aug 1943
HMS Sheffield (24)Capt.Light cruiserJan 194514 Nov 1945

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