John Willson Musgrave Eaton DSO, DSC, RN

Born  3 Nov 1902Bulawayo, Southern Rhodesia
Died  21 Jul 1981(78)Kelvedon, Essex, U.K.

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15 May 1920 Mid.
15 Sep 1922 A/S.Lt.
15 May 1923 S.Lt.
15 May 1925 Lt.
15 May 1933 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1937 Cdr.
31 Dec 1941 Capt.
7 Jul 1951 Rear-Admiral
16 Sep 1954 Vice-Admiral

Retired: 31 Jan 1958


5 Aug 1941 DSC
19 Aug 1941 DSO
5 Oct 1943 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
21 Dec 1943 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
1 Jun 1953 CB
31 May 1956 KBE

Warship Commands listed for John Willson Musgrave Eaton, RN

HMS Venetia (D 53)Cdr.Destroyer31 Jul 193913 Oct 1939
HMS Mohawk (F 31)Cdr.Destroyer19 Oct 193916 Apr 1941
HMS Somali (F 33)Capt.Destroyer23 Mar 194228 Jul 1942
HMS Eskimo (F 75)Capt.Destroyer1 Oct 194212 Aug 1943
HMS Sheffield (24)Capt.Light cruiserJan 194514 Nov 1945

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