Dad's Service Record Dad was born 7th December 1920
       
  Ratings Held   Victor Johns
  Boy 2nd Class: 10-08-37
  Boy 1st Class: 16-01-38
  Ordinary Seaman: 07-06-38
  Able Bodied Seaman: 07-06-39
  Acting Leading Seaman: 05-10-40
  Leading Seaman: 05-10-41
  Acting Petty Officer: 23-07-42
  Petty Officer: 23-07-43
     
  Two Good Conduct Badges  
  1st: 07-12-41
  2nd: 07-12-46
     
  HMS Ganges: 10-08-37 to 15-07-38 (Boy training establishment)
  HMS Dragon: 16-07-38 to 28-09-38
  HMS Pembroke: 29-09-38 to 17-10-38 (Chatham Barracks)
  HMS Dragon: 18-10-38 to 21-11-38
  HMS Resolution: 22-11-38 to 10-04-40
  HMS Pembroke: 11-04-40 to 13-12-40
  HMS Mauritius: 14-12-40 to 04-05-42
  HMS Liverpool: 05-05-42 to 17-09-42
  HMS Pembroke: 18-09-42 to 17-10-42
  HMS Intrepid: 18-10-42 to 26-06-43
  HMS Pembroke: 27-06-43 to 16-08-43
  HMS Calliope: 17-08-43 to 03-09-43 (Transport ship at Scapa)
  HMS Pembroke: 04-09-43 to 05-09-43
  HMS Collingwood: 06-09-43 to 11-02-44 (Commissioned officer course) [photo]
  HMS Pembroke: 12-02-44 to 27-03-44
  HMS Arethusa: 28-03-44 to 01-10-45
  HMS Norfolk: 02-10-45 to 07-05-46
  HMS Bambara 08-05-46 to 11-05-46 (Transit camp in Ceylon)
  HMS Vengeance: 12-05-46 to 25-09-46
  HMS Pembroke: 26-09-46 to 05-10-46
  HMS Valkyrie: 06-10-46 to 29-11-46 (Radar school at Douglas, Isle of Man)
  HMS Dryad: 30-11-46 to 30-09-47 (Navigation & Radar school)
  HMS Pembroke: 01-10-47 to 06-10-47
  HMS Wildfire: 07-10-47 to 14-11-47 (Radar plotting establishment at Sheerness)
  HMS Dryad: 15-11-47 to 31-12-47
  HMS Wildfire: 01-01-48 to 17-02-48
  HMS Pembroke: 18-02-48 to 08-11-48 (Taught radar plotting to Chinese)
  Discharged: 08-11-48  Discharged from the Navy (Tuberculosis)
   
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  HMS Liverpool HMS Intrepid HMS Arethusa
  HMS Norfolk HMS Vengeance Photos
  HMS Ganges Dad's medals Research
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