Edward Campbell Hulton, RN
|Born||19 Sep 1898|
Retired: 19 Sep 1943
Warship Commands listed for Edward Campbell Hulton, RN
|HMS Sapphire (T 27)||Lt.Cdr.||ASW Trawler||14 Jun 1939||19 Jun 1940|
|HMS Snapdragon (K 10)||Lt.Cdr.||Corvette||30 Aug 1940||28 Feb 1941|
|HMS Leith (L 36 / U 36)||Lt.Cdr.||Sloop||24 Jun 1941||30 May 1943|
|HMS Lapwing (U 62)||Cdr. (retired)||Sloop||25 Feb 1944||20 Mar 1945|
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Sloop HMS Leith (L 36 / U 36)
26 Sep 1941
The British merchant Lapwing is torpedoed and sunk north-north-east of the Azores, in position 47°40'N, 23°30'W by German U-boat U-203. HMS Leith (Lt.Cdr. E.C. Hulton, RN) later picks up 1 survivor.
29 Aug 1942
HMS Leith (Lt.Cdr. E.C. Hulton, RN) picks up 68 survivors from the Dutch merchant Zuiderkerk that was torpedoed and damaged the previous day by German U-boat U-566 west-north-west of Lisbon, Portugal in position 40°20'N, 16°02'W. The Zuiderkerk was finally sunk with shallow set depth charges by HMS Erne.
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