John Charles Keith Dowding
|Born||1 Nov 1891|
|Died||13 Feb 1965||(73)|
Roster information listed for John Charles Keith Dowding
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|River Afton||Steam merchant||Commodore 2nd Class||5 Jul 1942||U-703|
|Ocean Voice||Steam merchant||Commodore 2nd Class||22 Sep 1942||U-435|
John C.K. Dowding served as commodore on several convoys from April 1941 to June 1943 and was awarded the CBE for his actions during the battle around the ill-fated convoy PQ-17 in July 1942.