Lt Commander CVO DSO OBE RN (Executive Officer ) Onboard at January 1939 (First to board the Altmark – DSO London Gazette 12 April 1940) Joined the RN at 14 and was a cadet at Dartmouth. After the ALMARK incident was seconded to the Admiralty Staff. Later became Naval Attache at UK Embassy Oslo and was made Commander of the Royal Victorian Order (CVO) Lived in Maltravers Drive Littlehampton. Chiddingford Surrey, 44 St Johns Road Writtle, Chelmsford CM1 3EB, and retired to Little Badow. Essex. Born 1907 Died 21 March 1989 aged 82.Blue Plaque unveiled in Littlehampton 2004.