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Colin Croft ENNEVER

Colin Croft ENNEVER

Male 1913 - 1983  (70 years)

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  • Name Colin Croft ENNEVER 
    Born 10 Jan 1913  Thornton Heath, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 13 Jan 1913  Thornton Heath, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military 1930 
    Apprentice 
    • Member of crew on board 'Devon' bound for New York.
    Colin Croft Ennever
    Colin Croft Ennever
    Member of crew on board 'Devon' bound for New York
    Colin Croft Ennever
    Colin Croft Ennever
    Member of crew on board 'Devon' bound for New York
    Military 29 Jan 1934 
    Promoted to Act. Sub-Lt (announced in The Times) 
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Announcement of promotion in The Times
    Military 4 Dec 1934 
    Appointed to Royal Naval reserve (Winchester) on 15/12/1934 (The Times 4/12/1934) 
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Announcement of appointment in The Times
    Military 6 Feb 1935 
    Announcement of appointments to Royal Naval Reserve 
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Announcement of appointments to Royal Naval Reserve
    Military 12 Feb 1935 
    Promoted from Actg. Sub-Lieut to Sub-Lieut. 2/2/1935 
    Travel 25 Oct 1935  Port Said, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Colin Croft Ennever
    Colin Croft Ennever
    On board Naldera from London to Port Said
    Occupation 25 Oct 1935 
    Sub. Lt. 
    Military 9 Sep 1937 
    Announcement of appointment to Victory 
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Announcement of appointment to Victory
    Military 1 Jul 1938 
    Promoted from Proby. Sub-Lieut to Sub-Lieut. with seny. 20/9/1937. 
    Military Between 1939 and 45 
    The Story of the Torpedoing of the Bismarck 
    Military 20 Jul 1939 
    Promoted from Sub-Lieut to Lieut. with seniority 10/1/1937 
    Military 19 Jul 1940 
    Mentioned in Despatches 
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Awards for gallantry and coolness
    Announced in The Times 20/7/1940
    Military 16 Sep 1941 
    Awarded D.S.C 
    • Awarded The Distinguished Service Cross for gallantry, daring and skill in the operations in which the German Battleship Bismarck was destroyed.
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Announcement of award of D.S.C in The Times
    Lieut. C. C. Ennever
    Lieut. C. C. Ennever
    The Dover Express and East Kent News
    Occupation 19 Sep 1941 
    2nd Officer on H.M.S. Forde. 
    Living 24 Jun 1942  28 Rose Walk, Worthing, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Misc 24 Jun 1942 
    Announcement of engagement and marriage in The Times 
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Announcement of engagement and marriage in The Times
    Military 20 Mar 1945 
    Promoted from Actg. Lt.-Cdrs. to Lt.-Cdrs. with seny. 10th Jan 1945 
    Living 1950  12 Rydal Gardens, London SW15 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    BT phone entry 1950
    Occupation From Mar 1953 to 1956  Washington D.C., District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Royal Navy 
    Living 21 Mar 1953  12 Girton House, Manor Fields, Putney Hill, London SW15 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Travel 21 Mar 1953  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    On board Media from Liverpool to New York 
    Colin Ennever
    Colin Ennever
    On board Media from Liverpool to New York
    Occupation 21 Mar 1953 
    Lt. Cdr. 
    Retired 23 Mar 1957 
    • As Lt-Cdr D.S.C from Royal Navy.
    London Gazette 30/4/1957
    London Gazette 30/4/1957
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Announcement of retirement in The Times
    Living 1963  57 Westminster Mansions, 1 Little Smith Street, London S.W.1 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living Between 1966 and 8  5 Glenalmond House, Manor Fields, London SW15 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    BT phone entry 1966/68
    BT phone entry 1966/68
    BT phone entry 1966/68
    Occupation 5 Oct 1968 
    Executive (N.R.D.C) 
    Occupation 14 Feb 1970 
    Company Director 
    Occupation 8 Oct 1977 
    Commander (R.N. Retired) 
    Living Abt 1979  Glebe House, Shalden, Alton, Hampshire GU34 4DU Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1 Apr 1980 
    Commander (Royal Navy) (retired) 
    Died 7 Jul 1983  28 Seaway, Middleton on Sea, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate 6 Oct 1983 
    • ENNEVER Colin Croft of 28 Seaway, Middleton on Sea, Sussex died 7/7/1983 Probate London 6/10/1983 not exceeding £40,000 (born 10/1/1913)
    Misc 22 Nov 1983 
    London Gazette announcement re claims on his estate 
    Person ID I739  1. Essex Ennevers
    Last Modified 6 Dec 2012 

    Father John Dominic Joseph ENNEVER,   Born:  1877, St Pancras, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  18 Nov 1915, Hendon Cottage Hospital, Hendon, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Mother Edith CROFT,   Born:  30 May 1882, 2 Thirlemere Cottages, New Keeley Road, Croydon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  13 Apr 1976, 1 Ockling Piece, 21 Willingdon Road, Eastbourne, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1908  Church of Our Blessed Lady and St Helen Empress, Milton, Prittlewell, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F232  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family (spouse) Katherine Betty CARVER,   Born:  10 Mar 1911, 22 Avenue Mansions, Finchley Road, Hampstead, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  Mar 1998, Alton District, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 27 Jun 1942  St John's Church, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    C C Ennever & K B Carver
    C C Ennever & K B Carver
    Announcement of marriage in The Times
    Children 
    +1. Anthony Michael ENNEVER
     2. Susan Elizabeth UNKNOWN
    Family ID F391  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jan 1913 - Thornton Heath, Surrey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 13 Jan 1913 - Thornton Heath, Surrey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - 25 Oct 1935 - Port Said, Egypt Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 24 Jun 1942 - 28 Rose Walk, Worthing, Sussex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jun 1942 - St John's Church, Edinburgh, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 1950 - 12 Rydal Gardens, London SW15 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Royal Navy - From Mar 1953 to 1956 - Washington D.C., District of Columbia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 21 Mar 1953 - 12 Girton House, Manor Fields, Putney Hill, London SW15 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - On board Media from Liverpool to New York - 21 Mar 1953 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 1963 - 57 Westminster Mansions, 1 Little Smith Street, London S.W.1 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - Between 1966 and 8 - 5 Glenalmond House, Manor Fields, London SW15 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - Abt 1979 - Glebe House, Shalden, Alton, Hampshire GU34 4DU Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jul 1983 - 28 Seaway, Middleton on Sea, Sussex Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Ennever family history
    Ennever family history
    Letter written by Colin Ennever to Robert O Ennever p1/2
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Colin Croft Ennever (1913-1983)
    Announcement of award of D.S.C in The Times
    Ennever family history
    Ennever family history
    Letter written by Colin Ennever to Robert O Ennever p2/2

    Family histories
    Colin Croft Ennever
    Colin Croft Ennever
    His military career and the Sinking of the Bismarck.
    Occupations
    Occupations
    A description of the some of the more unusual or interesting occupations undertaken by Ennevers and others.


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