1901 - 1981 (80 years)
||Charles Nugent Lentaigne [1, 2] |
||26 Apr 1901
||Dublin, Ireland 
||Larry Lentaigne  |
||6 Nov 1981
||Guildford, Surrey 
- (From: http://thepeerage.com/p19.htm)
Captain Charles Nugent Lentaigne
M, #184 Last Edited=8 Mar 2003
Captain Charles Nugent Lentaigne lived at Hawkley Place, Hawkley, Liss, Hampshire, England. He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Navy. He was decorated with the award of Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.).
Child of Captain Charles Nugent Lentaigne
Sally Ann Lentaigne
[S8]Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 1, page 2. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.
Sally Ann Lentaigne
# 183 Last Edited=8 Mar 2003
Sally Ann Lentaigne is the daughter of Captain Charles Nugent Lentaigne. She married, firstly, Philip Charles Bidwell before 1981. She married, secondly, Henry Charles McLaren, 4th Baron Aberconway son of Charles Melville McLaren, 3rd Baron Aberconway and Deirdre Knewstub in August 1981. She and Henry Charles McLaren, 4th Baron Aberconway were divorced after 1985.
From before 1981, her married name became Bidwell. From August 1981, her married name became McLaren.
Children of Sally Ann Lentaigne and Henry Charles McLaren, 4th Baron Aberconway
Emily Rose McLaren b. 4 Mar 1982
Charles Stephen McLaren b. 27 Dec 1984
[S8 ] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 1, page 2. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.
1940 - Commander, Royal Navy (per Times article re birth of daughter)
1943 - Act. Captain, DSO, Royal Navy.
1947 - Captain, DSO, Royal Navy.
He spent a few months early in his career as a sub-lieutenant on the Hood many years before she was sunk by the Bismark during WW2.
Charles Nugent Lentaigne DSO, RN
Birth details unknown
15 Oct 1923 Lt.
15 Oct 1930 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1938 Cdr.
31 Dec 1943 Capt.
Retired: 8 Jan 1953 Decorations
2 Jan 1942 DSO
Warship Commands listed for Charles Nugent Lentaigne, RN
Ship Rank Type From To
HMS Gurkha (ii)) (G63) Cdr. Destroyer 29 Oct 1940 7 Jan 1942
HMS Dasher (D37) Cdr. Escort Carrier 6 Aug 1942 10 Mar 1943
We currently have no career / biographical information on this officer.
Events related to this officer
Destroyer HMS Gurkha (ii) (G 63)
29 Sep 1941
At 0617hours on 29 September 1941, HMS Gurkha got a radar contact with the surfaced Italian submarine Diaspro in position 37º32'N, 06º45'E and was shortly thereafter missed by two torpedoes, which passed under the destroyer. Together with the Dutch destroyer HrMs Isaac Sweers she engaged the submarine, but without result. The destroyers were part of the Force H (Adm. Somerville), returning from escorting a Malta convoy during Operation Halberd.
30 Sep 1941
Around 1030hours on 30 September 1941 the Italian submarine Adua was sunk north-west of Algiers in position 37º10'N, 00º56'E by the British destroyers HMS Gurkha (Cdr. C.N. Lentaigne, RN) and HMS Legion (Cdr. R.F. Jessel, RN).
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