William Woods OBE, RCNR

Birth details unknown

If you can help with photo or any information on this Officer please
use our comment form


6 Feb 1941 T/Lt.
1 Jan 1942 T/A/Lt.Cdr.
1 Jan 1943 T/Lt.Cdr.

Retired: 15 Sep 1945


8 Jan 1944 OBE

Warship Commands listed for William Woods, RCNR

HMCS Collingwood (K 180)T/Lt.Corvette17 Apr 19419 Dec 1942
HMCS Gananoque (J 259)T/Lt.Cdr.Minesweeper16 Mar 194328 Mar 1943
HMCS Lethbridge (K 160)T/Lt.Cdr.Corvette22 Apr 194315 Jun 1943
HMCS Dunver (K 03)T/Lt.Cdr.Frigate11 Sep 19436 May 1944
HMCS Lauzon (K 671)T/Lt.Cdr.Frigate22 Jun 194410 Apr 1945

Career information

We currently have no career / biographical information on this officer.

Events related to this officer

Corvette HMCS Collingwood (K 180)

27 Jun 1941
HMCS Collingwood (T/Lt. W. Woods, RCNR) picks up 6 survivors from the British merchant Malaya II that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-564 in the north Atlantic east of Cape Farewell in position 59°56'N, 30°35'W.

You can help improve officers William Woods's page
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this officer.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve his page.

Allied Commanders main page