Roi Wilson

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Roi Edgerton Wilson
Nickname(s) Tug
Born (1921-06-01)1 June 1921
Stourbridge, Worcestershire
Died 17 March 2009(2009-03-17) (aged 87)
Allegiance  United Kingdom
Service/branch Royal Navy
Years of service 1941–1973
Rank Captain
Battles/wars Second World War Malayan Emergency
Awards Order of the British Empire (CBE) Distinguished Flying Cross(DFC)

Captain Roi Edgerton "Tug" Wilson, CBE, DFC (1 June 1921 – 17 March 2009) was a Royal Navy officer and Master of the Royal Caledonian Schools.

Early life[edit]

He was educated at Old Swinford Hospital, Stourbridge then worked in an engineering company before volunteering for the Royal Navy.