Robert Wilson Ellis DSC, RNR

Born  1 Nov 1902Chester, cheshire, Endland
Died  18 Jul 1998(95)

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21 Apr 1941 T/Lt.
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25 Aug 1942 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
2 Jun 1943 DSC
26 Dec 1944 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
1 Jan 1946 Bar to DSC

Warship Commands listed for Robert Wilson Ellis, RNR

HMS Seagull (J 85)T/A/Lt.Cdr.Minesweeper16 Aug 194313 Feb 1945
HMS Lyme Regis (ii) (J 193)T/A/Cdr.Minesweeper5 Mar 1945late 1945

Career information

Born 1 Nov. 1902 at Chester, Cheshire. Entered Conway, passed out Gold medallist Joined Alfred Holt. Blue Funnel line. 1941 joined HMS Hazard. Married Doreen Golds N. Eastwood 1934. Died 18 July 1998, age 96.

Educated Chester city school, Conway training ship 1917 -1920. Gold Medal cadet, captains Telescope award. 1921 joined Alfred Holt.Blue funnel line.Masters ticket. 1932 joined Royal Ins. cpy. 1934 Married Doreen G.N. Eastwood. 1940 Volunteered RNR. 1941 Lieut,HMS Hazard. 1943 Lieut-Commander HMS Seagull. 1944 D-Day sweeping 1st Flotilla Minesweepers.HMS Seagull. 1945 HMS Lyme Regis sweeping N.Sea coast, Estuaries.

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