Michael Everard, RN

Born  23 Jun 1905
Died   1976(70)Malta

Ranks

15 Sep 1925 A/S.Lt.
15 Jun 1926 S.Lt.
1 Dec 1928 Lt.
1 Dec 1936 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1941 Cdr.
??? A/Capt.
30 Jun 1946 Capt.

Retired: 7 Jul 1955


Decorations

1 Jan 1942 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
9 Jun 1955 CBE

Warship Commands listed for Michael Everard, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Hawkins (D 86)Cdr.Heavy cruiser17 Mar 194216 Apr 1942
HMS Hawkins (D 86)Cdr.Heavy cruiser13 Jan 194319 Feb 1943
HMS Hawkins (D 86)Cdr.Heavy cruiser28 Jun 19431 Jul 1943
HMS Caradoc (D 60)Cdr.Light cruiser1 Jul 19438 Jul 1943
HMS Sussex (96)Cdr.Heavy cruiserlate 19432 Sep 1944

Career information

HMS Marlborough 1923 Midshipman HMS Enterprise Sub Lieut. (Took the then Prince of Wales from Dar es Salaam to Brindisi) HMS Nelson 1939 Lt Commander HMS Warspite HMS Rodney HMS King George V Commander (sinking of the Bismark) HMS Sussex Acting Captain (1st ship to fire on V1's) HMS Implacable - Captain Pacific & end of war with Japan (transferring ex POW's to Australia) HMS Roseneath 1947-49 Captain (Winding up of combined Ops. Base in the Gareloch , Scotland) HMS Sheffield Captain 1950-53 (with C-in-C, West Indies) Malta 1953-55 Captain of the Fleet (Staff of C-in-C Mediterranean, Lord Mountbatten. Retired June 1955 Gold Coast - Celebrations Officer (i/c celebrations as the Gold Coast gained independence as Ghana) Takoradi, Ghana, 1958-61 Harbour Master. 1976 Died in Malta. Buried there in the Naval Cemetery.

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