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Lionel Rupert Knyvet Tyrwhitt

RN. British

Born  9 Aug 1903
Died  26 Mar 1942(38)


24 Apr 1940Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
4 Apr 1941DSC
11 Nov 1941Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
20 Dec 1941DSO
8 Jan 1942Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
3 Feb 1942Mentioned in Despatches (MID)

This is a Commander. See our Allied Commander entry for Lionel Rupert Knyvet Tyrwhitt

Roster information listed for Lionel Rupert Knyvet Tyrwhitt

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
HMS Jaguar (F 34)DestroyerLieutenant Commander26 Mar 1942 (+)U-652 (1)

Personal information

Son of Major the Hon. Rupert Tyrwhitt and of Mrs. Tyrwhitt (nee Wells); husband of Kathleen Mary Pauline Tyrwhitt (nee Kenna), of Twyning, Gloucestershire.

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