Bernard Armitage Warburton-Lee VC, RN

Born  13 Sep 1895
Died  10 Apr 1940(44)HMS Hardy


15 Jan 1913 Mid.
15 Jan 1915 A/S.Lt.
15 Jul 1915 S.Lt.
15 Jan 1917 Lt.
15 Jan 1925 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1930 Cdr.
30 Jun 1936 Capt.


7 Jun 1940 VC (posthumous)

Warship Commands listed for Bernard Armitage Warburton-Lee, RN

HMS Hardy (i) (H 87)Capt.Destroyer28 Jul 193910 Apr 1940 (+)

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Destroyer HMS Hardy (i) (H 87)

6 Sep 1939 (position 0.00, 0.00)
HMS Arethusa (Capt. Q.D. Graham, RN, flying the flag of Rear-Admiral H.R. Moore, CB, DSO, CVO, RN), HMS Hardy (Capt. B.A. Warburton-Lee, RN), HMS Hasty (Lt.Cdr. L.R.K. Tyrwhitt, RN) HMS Hereward (Lt.Cdr. C.W. Greening, RN), HMS Hero (Cdr. C.F. Tower, MVO, RN), HMS Hostile (Cdr. J.P. Wright, RN) arrived at Alexandria from patrol off Crete. (1)


  1. ADM 199/389

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