Willem Jan Kruys, RNN
|Born ||13 Jan 1906||Pangkalanbrandan, Sumatra, Netherlands East Indies|
|Died ||20 Apr 1985||(79)||Bilthoven, Netherlands|
|16 Aug 1927|| ||luitenant ter zee 3e klasse (S.Lt.)|
|16 Aug 1929|| ||luitenant ter zee 2e klasse (Lt.)|
|15 Aug 1938|| ||luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.)|
|1 Feb 1948|| ||kapitein-luitenant ter zee (Cdr.)|
|1 Aug 1952|| ||kapitein ter zee (Capt.)|
|4 Sep 1956|| ||schout bij nacht (Rear-Admiral)|
|4 Sep 1958|| ||vice admiraal (Vice Admiral)|
Retired: 16 Sep 1960
Warship Commands listed for Willem Jan Kruys, RNN
|HNMS Tjerk Hiddes (ii) (G 16)||luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.)||Destroyer||6 May 1942||21 Jan 1944|
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