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

Name
RAWLINGS, Sir (Henry) Bernard (Hughes) (1889-1962), Admiral

Service biography
Joined RN 1904; World War I 1914-1918; Foreign Office and Military Missions in Poland 1918-1921; commanded HMS ACTIVE, HMS CURACOA, and HMS DELHI ; Naval Attaché, Tokyo, Japan 1936-1939; World War II 1939-1945; HMS VALIANT 1939 ; R Adm commanding 1 Battle Sqn 1940; commanded 7 Cruiser Sqn 1941; Assistant Chief of Naval Staff 1942-1943; Flag Officer, West Africa 1943; Flag Officer, Eastern Mediterranean 1943-1944; Second in Command in charge of British Pacific Fleet, and commanding British Task Forces 1944-1945; retired 1946

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