Sidney Richard James Woods

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Commander R.N.R. Sidney Richard James Woods, D.S.C., R.D. (14 October, 1906 – 16 February, 1968) served in the Royal Naval Reserve.

Life & Career

Woods was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant R.N.R. on 6 February, 1932.[1]

Woods was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander R.N.R. on 6 February, 1940.[2]

Woods was promoted to the rank of Commander R.N.R. on 31 December, 1944.[3]

Retired 14 October 1956.[4]

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
William Faulkner Amsden
as Captain of U.S.S. Laub
Captain of H.M.S. Burwell
9 Oct, 1940 – mid 1942
Succeeded by
Thomas S. L. Fox-Pitt
Preceded by
Cecil H. Holmes
Captain of H.M.S. Witch
Jul, 1942 – late 1943
Succeeded by
Arthur R. Browne


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