Norman John Parker DSC, RN

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27 May 1936 Lt.
27 May 1944 Lt.Cdr.

Retired: 2 Apr 1957


16 Aug 1940 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
11 Sep 1945 DSC

Warship Commands listed for Norman John Parker, RN

HMS Blean (L 47)Lt.Escort destroyer20 Jul 194211 Dec 1942
HMS Drury (K 316)Lt.Frigate12 Apr 1943mid 1945

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Frigate HMS Drury (K 316)

23 Nov 1943 (position 42.40, -20.37)
German U-boat U-648 was sunk in the North Atlantic north-east of the Azores, in position 42°40'N, 20°37'W, by depth charges from the British frigates HMS Bazely (Lt.Cdr. J.V. Brock, RCNVR), HMS Blackwood (Cdr. E. Chavasse, RN) and HMS Drury (Lt.Cdr. N.J. Parker, RN).

21 Apr 1945 (position 55.50, -10.31)
German U-boat U-636 was sunk in the North Atlantic west of Ireland, in position 55°50'N, 10°31'W, by depth charges from the British frigates HMS Bazely (A/Lt.Cdr. J.W. Cooper, DSC, RNR), HMS Drury (Lt.Cdr. N.J. Parker, RN) and HMS Bentinck (A/Lt.Cdr. P.R.G. Worth, RN).

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