We remember Andrew Browne Cunningham

We remember Andrew Browne Cunningham

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Dublin Ireland Source:7628243 Source:9098099 7th January 1883
1897
service Royal Navy Naval Cadet Britannia Source:7628243 15th January 1897
1898
service Royal Navy Midshipman Source:7628243 15th June 1898
1902
service Royal Navy Sub Lieutenant Source:7628243 7th January 1902
1904
service Royal Navy Lieutenant Source:7628243 31st March 1904
1912
service Royal Navy Lieutenant Commander Source:7628243 31st March 1912
1915
service Royal Navy Commander Source:7628243 30th June 1915
1916
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:9224354 17th March 1916
1919
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:9224351 20th February 1919
1919
service Royal Navy Captain Source:7628243 31st December 1919
1920
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:9224347 8th March 1920
1929
marriage Nora C Byatt Source:9225092 1929
1932
service Royal Navy Rear Admiral Source:7628243 24th September 1932
1936
service Royal Navy Vice Admiral Source:7628243 22nd July 1936
1941
service Royal Navy Admiral Source:7628243 3rd January 1941
1942
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9224326 17th November 1942
1943
service Royal Navy Admiral of the Fleet Source:7628243 21st January 1943
1963
death Lambeth, London United Kingdom Source:9098100 12th June 1963

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Andrew Browne
Initials AB
Last Name Cunningham,
Source 9224354
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy Britannia Naval Cadet
Royal Navy Midshipman
Royal Navy Sub Lieutenant
Royal Navy Lieutenant
Royal Navy Lieutenant Commander
Royal Navy Commander
Royal Navy Captain
Royal Navy Rear Admiral
Royal Navy Vice Admiral
Royal Navy Admiral
Royal Navy Admiral of the Fleet
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DSO British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nora C Byatt wife 1929

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Officers: 1899 - 1919
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith1947
British Royal Navy, Foreign Awards to officers index 1914-1922 Transcription Keith1947
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Trevor65535

External Evidence

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Mentioned in Despatches Trevor65535
Second Bar to DSO Trevor65535
First bar to DSO Trevor65535
DSO Trevor65535
Admiral Sir Andrew Cunningham Jonathan101862

Multimedia

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Distinguished Service Order Vincent96527
First Sea Lord Trevor65535
Admiral of the Fleet Lord Cunningham Jonathan101862
VE Day - the garden of No. 10 Downing Street Keith1947

Stories

We remember Andrew Browne Cunningham