King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

Survey of the Papers of Senior UK Defence Personnel, 1900-1975

HOWES, Peter Norris (1916-1983), Rear Admiral

Service biography
Joined RN 1930; Midshipman, HMS HOOD 1934; World War II 1939-1945; specialised as in communications 1942; on staff of Senior Officer, Force 'J', Dieppe Raid, France 1942; Senior Aide de camp to Viceroy of India 1947; Flag Lt Cdr to Flag Officer commanding 1 Cruiser Sqn, HMS LIVERPOOL 1948-1949; commanded HMS CHAPLET 1953-1955; Naval Assistant to First Sea Lord 1955-1958; commanded HMS VENUS 1959-1960; Capt, Dartmouth Training Sqn 1959-1960; commanded HMS MERCURY and Capt, HM Signal School 1960-1961; commanded HMS DEVONSHIRE 1962-1964; Flag Officer, Middle East 1964-1966; retired 1966

Family informed LHCMA, in 1983, that they would contact the Centre if any papers came to light. No further correspondence on file No papers have been traced


Index terms
NAMES Maj Gen Gerard William Egerton Heath (father-in-law)

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