Edward de Faye Renouf, RN

Born  28 Jul 1888St Helier, Jersey
Died  15 Sep 1972(84)Jersey


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Ranks

30 Sep 1904 Mid.
30 Nov 1907 S.Lt.
28 Feb 1909 Lt.
28 Feb 1917 Lt.Cdr.
31 Dec 1921 Cdr.
31 Dec 1928 Capt.
5 Jan 1940 Rear-Admiral
3 Apr 1943 Vice-Admiral

Retired: 3 Apr 1943


Decorations

3 Jun 1931 CVO
8 Jun 1944 CB

Warship Commands listed for Edward de Faye Renouf, RN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
HMS Sheffield (24)Capt.Light cruiser9 Aug 193813 Dec 1939

Career information

Born St Helier, Jersey, 28/07/1888 died Jersey 15/9/1972 Father Edward Binet Renouf a solicitor Mother Lilian De Faye

Events related to this officer

Light cruiser HMS Sheffield (24)


21 Oct 1939 (position 65.30, -22.05)
The German merchant Gloria (5896 GRT) is intercepted and captured off Iceland in position 65°30'N, 22°05'W by the British light cruiser HMS Sheffield (Capt. E. de F. Renouf, CVO, RN).


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