Huddersfield Branch: Ship's Company
Dave McDonald (life member)
Dave joined the Royal Navy in June 1955 and served until December 1963.
He was a founder member of the Huddersfield branch of the Royal Naval Association and is currently the branch Chairman. During his time with the RNA he has also held the following positions:
Vice Chairman; Secretary; Treasurer; Branch Delegate; Area Committee; Area Secretary; Area Chairman; and Area Deputy, NCM.
During his time in the navy he served on the following ships and establishments:
||Jun 1955 - Aug 1955||Basic training|
||Aug 1955 - Jul 1956||Specialist training|
||Jul 1956 - Aug 1956||Awaiting draft|
||Aug 1956 - Nov 1956||Suez|
||Nov 1956 - Jan 1957||Suez|
||Jan 1957 - Feb 1959|
||Feb 1959 - Jan 1960||Admiralty Receiver Station|
||Jan 1960 - Feb 1961||Far East|
||Feb 1961 - Dec 1963|
Dave was awarded a General Service medal for his time served in Suez.
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