Rowland, J.M.

Birth Name Rowland, J.M.
Gender male


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources

Military Service   Royal Navy RN, HM Armed Forces, United Kingdom Ministry of Defence MoD  

Boat   HMS Haydon (L75), Royal Navy HMS Haydon was deployed on the Palestine Blockade

Place Note

On October 20, 1945, the anti-immigration patrols of the Royal Navy were activated, when Senior Naval Officer (Afloat) (SNO(A)) Captain Heathcote DSO RN ordered Hunt-class destroyers HMS Haydon and HMS Stevenstone to sail from Haifa חיפה, and HMS Brissenden to sail from Beirut بيروت‎.

Event Note

Commander J. Mowlem, DSO RN, served as Commanding Officer aboard HMS Haydon.

Event Note

Lieutenant E.H.W. Nichols RN served as Engineer Officer aboard HMS Haydon.

Event Note

J.M. Rowland served aboard HMS Haydon.



Source References

  1. The Royal Navy and the Palestine Patrol
    1. Page: 100


    1. Rowland, J.M.