Robert Henry Bristowe DSO, RN
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|15 Sep 1926|| ||A/S.Lt.|
|30 Apr 1927|| ||S.Lt.|
|16 Jun 1929|| ||Lt.|
|16 Jun 1937|| ||Lt.Cdr.|
|3 Sep 1945|| ||Cdr.|
Retired: 12 Nov 1968
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20 Aug 1942 (position 61.25, -14.40)
HMS Castleton (I 23) and HMS Newark (G 08) were directed to a small Icelandic fishing vessel south of Iceland by American aircraft that had just sunk the German milk cow U-boat U-464. The Icelandic ship had picked up the 52 survivors which were then transferred to HMS Castleton and then to POW camps. 61.25N, 14.40W (1)
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