A Good WW2 Naval Group, on Ark Royal when she was sunk in 1941.
1939-45 Star; Atlantic Star; Africa Star; Italy Star; 1939-45 War medal; Long Service and Good Conduct (Geo V) J.94210 I Dow. A.B. H.M.S. Penzance.
Ien Dow was born on the 23rd June 1903 in Rockford, Essex.
Enlisted as a Boy January 1919
He received his LSGC in 1936
He went on to serve through WW2 Ark Royal when she was sunk on the 14th November 1941.
His papers show that at some point he changed his surname to Hatchett, and served until the end of the war.
Medals – All EF