PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Archer, Ernest Russell
Date of birth: September 14th, 1891 (Lydd/Kent, United Kingdom)
Date of death:  December 17th, 1958
Nationality:  British
     
MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
Rank: Lieutenant
Awarded on: December 16th, 1919
 
     
MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
Rank: Captain
Unit: H.M.S. Revenge (06), Royal Navy
Awarded on: March 21st, 1941
Action: "For good services and devotion to duty."
 
     
COMMANDER OF THE ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE (CBE)
Rank: Captain
Awarded on: January 1st, 1942
Details: New Year honours
 
     
COMPANION OF THE MOST HONOURABLE ORDER OF THE BATH (CB)
Rank: Rear-admiral
Awarded on: June 14th, 1945
Details: HM Birthday honours
 
     
HAAKON VII'S FRIHETSKORS
Rank: Vice-admiral
Awarded on: August 26th, 1947
Action: In recognition of services rendered to Norway during the war.
 
     
COMMANDER OF THE MOST HONOURABLE ORDER OF THE BATH (KCB/DCB)
Rank: Vice-admiral
Awarded on: June 10th, 1948
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - https://www.thegazette.co.uk/Edinburgh/issue/13539/page/4080/data.pdf
- https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/35113/supplement/1654/data.pdf
- https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37119/supplement/2935/data.pdf
- https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/38055/supplement/4037/data.pdf
- Rear-Admiral Ernest Russell Archer of the Royal Navy (RN) - Allied Warship Commanders of WWII - uboat.net
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