Thomas Frederick Taylor DSC, RN
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|1 Dec 1932|| ||S.Lt.|
|1 Jun 1935|| ||Lt.|
|1 Dec 1942|| ||Lt.Cdr.|
Retired: 5 Mar 1954
Warship Commands listed for Thomas Frederick Taylor, RN
|HMS Wolsey (L 02)||Lt.||Destroyer||12 Jan 1942||Jul 1943|
|HMS Fury (H 76)||Lt.Cdr.||Destroyer||10 Aug 1943||mid 1944|
|HMS Teazer (R 23)||Lt.Cdr.||Destroyer||5 Jan 1945||Mar 1946|
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Destroyer HMS Fury (H 76)
7 Oct 1943
The British light cruisers HMS Penelope (Capt. G.D. Belben, DSC, AM, RN) and HMS Sirius (Capt. P.B.W. Brooking, DSO, RN) and the British destroyers HMS Faulknor (Capt. A.K. Scott-Moncrieff, DSO, RN) and HMS Fury (Lt.Cdr. T.F. Taylor, RN), north of Astipalea (Stampalia) in the Dodecanese, attacked a German convoy consisting of the auxiliary submarine chaser UJ 2111 (667 tons, former Italian Tramaglio), cargo Olympus (5216 GRT) and 5 MFPs. All were sunk.
On the return leg of the mission, the British were repeatedly attacked by German planes while transiting Karpathos Strait (Scarpanto).
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