Harold Bruce Farncomb DSO, RAN

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Ranks

1 Sep 1918 S.Lt.
1 Oct 1919 Lt.
1 Oct 1927 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1932 Cdr.
30 Jun 1937 Capt.
8 Jan 1947 Rear-Admiral

Retired: 6 Apr 1951


Decorations

28 Mar 1935 MVO
9 Feb 1943 DSO
1 May 1945 CB
2 Jan 1948 Navy Cross

Warship Commands listed for Harold Bruce Farncomb, RAN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMAS Perth (D 29)Capt.Light cruiser29 Jun 19396 Jun 1940
HMAS Canberra (D 33)Capt.Heavy cruiser6 Jun 194024 Dec 1941
HMAS Australia (D 84)Capt.Heavy cruiser24 Dec 19418 Mar 1944
HMS Attacker (D 02)Capt.Escort Carrier12 May 194413 Nov 1944

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