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{{LieutRN}} '''Lindsay de Villiers''', (21 July, 1904 – ) served in the [[Royal Navy]].
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{{LCommRN}} '''Lindsay de Villiers''', (21 July, 1904 – 10 April, 1940) served in the [[Royal Navy]].
  
 
==Life & Career==
 
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De Villiers was promoted to the rank of {{LCommRN}} on 15 February, 1935.
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Revision as of 11:24, 20 September 2019

Lieutenant-Commander Lindsay de Villiers, (21 July, 1904 – 10 April, 1940) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

De Villiers was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 February, 1927.

De Villiers was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 February, 1935.

De Villiers was killed when destroyer Hunter was lost in action against German destroyers in a Norwegian fjord.

See Also

Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Frank R. W. Parish
Captain of H.M.S. Amazon
15 Dec, 1936[1]
Succeeded by
Nigel E. G. Roper

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 214.