Roi Wilson

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Roi Edgerton Wilson
Nickname(s)Tug
Born(1921-06-01)1 June 1921
Stourbridge, Worcestershire
Died17 March 2009(2009-03-17) (aged 87)
Allegiance United Kingdom
Service/branchRoyal Navy
Years of service1941–1973
RankCaptain
Battles/warsSecond World War Malayan Emergency
AwardsOrder 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[1] 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.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The London Gazette" (PDF) (44625). UK Government. 28 June 1968. Retrieved 25 September 2018.